C.K. Stead

Karl Stead is a distinguished, award-winning novelist, literary critic, poet, essayist and emeritus professor of English of the University of Auckland. He is the current New Zealand Poet Laureate, has won the Prime Minister’s Award for Fiction, and is a Member of the Order of New Zealand, the highest honour possible in New Zealand.

Books by C.K. Stead

The Necessary Angel

Published: September 2018

A dazzling new novel from the award-winning Karl Stead.

The Necessary Angel

Published: October 2017

A dazzling new novel from the award-winning Karl Stead.

The Name on the Door is Not Mine

Published: March 2017

A striking new collection of accessible yet elegant stories from literary giant and master craftsman CK Stead.

The Name on the Door is Not Mine

Published: November 2016

A striking new collection of accessible yet elegant stories from literary giant and master craftsman CK Stead

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