October 14, 2019

This month we have a new te reo Māori title reviewer, Mihi Henare (Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Hine, Te...

October 6, 2019

When the review titles arrived this month, my kids called me the Book Queen and hugged the page...

September 26, 2019

It isn't news to anyone that Aotearoa is currently marking a significant anniversary, as we pas...

September 17, 2019

Here's the latest in exciting new picture books here in Aotearoa, reviewed by Nida Fiazi – incl...

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Each of these vibrant, colourful books comes from an independent publisher. Helen Vivienne Flet...

July 4, 2019

Fantasy's a funny word for the genre of imaginative worlds, considering how many of the places...

March 25, 2019

Sarah Forster reviews another fantastic YA book by Eileen Merriman, and a book by Philippa Werr...

March 18, 2019

Alana Bird reviews three perceptive picture books. From the hilarity of Granny McFlitter: A Cou...

March 10, 2019

What a treat to be handed three titles with wonderful female protagonists. While they all sit c...

February 27, 2019

The only thing these two books have in common is that they are absolutely stunning, and they ar...

February 10, 2019

Over Summer, my nephews and I read some recently published te reo Māori and bilingual children’...

December 19, 2018

Dragons, kick-arse heroines and mystical beings abound in the final round of YA reviews for 201...

December 13, 2018

Are your kids intersted in the wilder world? Or do they love to cook? These books have tips on...

December 9, 2018

Kay Benseman and her niece and nephews have been our main reviewers of books in te reo Māori fo...

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