November 26, 2019

From curious noises to sneaky felines to whānau-focused native birds, we've got a cracker of a...

November 12, 2019

Rachel Moore has read and reviewed three new books for the middle grade space – two excellent c...

May 1, 2019

ECE teacher Sara Croft reviews three books for younger readers, two that use humour to engage y...

December 5, 2018

Writer and bookseller Adele Broadbent reviews five New Zealand picture books, including everyth...

September 9, 2018

He mātanga reo. He kaiako. He kaituhi. He māmā. Hei tautoko i Te Wiki o te reo Māori 2018 kua w...

September 6, 2018

Sarah Forster reviews of two new junior fiction titles for kids pitched into that tricky junior...

July 11, 2018

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

July 5, 2018

We're pleased to present an excerpt from The Mapmakers' Race (Gecko Press), a new novel by Eirl...

March 18, 2018

We are pleased to present a regular monthly series highlighting the work, expertise and enthusi...

March 6, 2018

Wellington-based writer and theatre-maker Jo Randerson is appearing in four events at the Welli...

March 4, 2018

Elizabeth Heritage investigates representations of gender in New Zealand children's book publis...

Look at all these new books! Today we review five new picture books and find that, as usual, th...

August 11, 2017

In the current Anglo-Saxon book market, there is much that is the same. If one book is successf...

July 17, 2017

Sarah Forster reviews two recent books, both by debut authors, which are tied together by adven...

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