August 15, 2018

Dear Donald Trump, by Sophie Siers and Anne Villeneuve 


This book is gold! Dear Donald Trump te...

August 1, 2018

Three books are finalists for the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults Te Kura...

July 26, 2018

Thalia reviews four new picture books from Aotearoa: a whimsical gumshoe story, two books intro...

July 11, 2018

Split consciousness features in very different ways in these two wonderful junior fiction title...

July 3, 2018

Author and former bookshop owner Annemarie Florian tells us about three quite different recent...

June 17, 2018

Reviewing three new picture books in te reo Māori today is former teacher, gallery educator, li...

June 11, 2018

A notorious witch, some butterflies, and a fantail that can't stay still. Reviewer Holly Walker...

June 3, 2018

Stories for Boys Who Dare To Be Different (Quercus) is the latest in the worldwide publishing p...

May 30, 2018

Mandy Hager and Helen Vivienne Fletcher are both Wellington-based writers of YA and other thing...

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

May 13, 2018

From first readers to well-developed adventure stories, Tim Gruar finds a lot to admire in thes...

April 29, 2018

YA dystopian fiction had a massive run a few years back and then everyone got dystopian-ed out....

April 15, 2018

This month's batch of picture books has a lot of beauty, and a lot of adventure. Rachel Moore t...

This set of reviews includes everything from kidnapping to faraway kingdoms, pig-hunting to the...

November 23, 2017

Each of these three action-packed books has a great cast of characters, some daredevil heroes a...

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