End of Year Shopping List 2023

The Reckoning: On Reviewing

BookHub: The Next Chapter in Book Buying for NZ Booklovers

Interview: Giselle Clarkson, Arts Laureate

The Reckoning: The Perils of Self-Publishing

Ruth Paul: On Being a Jolly Good Fellow

Tertiary Grants: School Library qualifications a new priority

National Poetry Day: ‘Night Rain’ Wins New Poetry for Children Competition

And that’s a wrap: A reader’s experience of the 2023 NZCYA awards ceremony

2023 NZCYA Young Adult Award Finalists

Q&A: Linda Tuhiwai Smith on the Whatumanawa Collection

PANZ Book Design Awards Finalists 2023: Children’s Books

2023 NZCYA Best First Book Award Finalists

2023 NZCYA Te Kura Pounamu Award Finalists

2023 NZCYA Elsie Locke Award For Nonfiction Finalists


Not An Interview with Linda Jane Keegan

Burning Bright: An Interview with SF Said

Interview: Giselle Clarkson, Arts Laureate

Interview: Catherine Robertson

Q&A: Linda Tuhiwai Smith on the Whatumanawa Collection

Young Authors Interview: Arush Gupta and Arlo Kelly

Kiwi Author Pen Pals: What is it all about?

The Reckoning: Deaf Culture and our Stories

The Sparrow: Q&A with Tessa Duder

Q&A with Isobel Joy Te Aho-White

From the Shop Floor: Chicken and Frog

School Librarians of Aotearoa: Vanessa Hatley-Owen

Interview: Leela Chakraborti & Rajorshi Chakraborti

From the Shop Floor: The Underground Bookstore

Robin Hyde: User of Words


Review: Toitoi 33

Review: A YA Novel Based in 1950s NZ

Reviews: Five New Picture Books

Reviews: Two Junior Fiction Stories

Reviews: Two New Junior Fiction Titles

Reviews: Three Picture Books

Reviews: Three New Junior Fiction Releases

Reviews: Six Non-Fiction Nature Books

Reviews: Two Junior Fiction Books

Reviews: Two Young Adult Novels

Reviews: Five Picture Books

Reviews: Two Tempting Cookbooks

Reviews: Two Young Adult Titles

Reviews: Three Junior Fiction Books

Book List: Interactive Books

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