April 30, 2018

Illustrator and live-drawer Tara Black had a Skype date with Chris Riddell in advance of his ap...

February 8, 2018

Poor Giselle. Our illustrator recently decided to look into the story behind another intriguing...

December 19, 2017

Margaret Mahy's The Christmas Tree Tangle was originally published in 1994, and a newly illustr...

December 5, 2017

Our beloved illustrator Giselle Clarkson has fallen in love again... with another book! Scroll...

November 5, 2017

Our biscuit & bird illustrator Giselle Clarkson has taken on her first *current* book review! S...

October 12, 2017

The superb New Zealand writer and illustrator team, Gillian Candler and Ned Barraud, have recen...

October 2, 2017

Our illustrator Giselle Clarkson not only features in the brand new Annual 2, she also has epip...

September 28, 2017

We get two legends together for this extraordinary interview about an extraordinary book, Aotea...

September 21, 2017

Children's book designer Vida Kelly has worked with Freya Blackwood at various times throughout...

September 7, 2017

Robyn Kahukiwa is one of the legends of New Zealand Picture Book illustration. She recently pub...

September 5, 2017

Our illustrator Giselle Clarkson has been thinking very hard about the classic Little Golden Bo...

August 1, 2017

Illustrator Giselle Clarkson shows us how books can be read differently each time ... and why s...

July 12, 2017

One of the lessons of childhood is that not everything has a happy ending. Or a tidy ending. Or...

June 25, 2017

Author and illustrator Paul Beavis shares the behind-the-scenes work (and doubt, angst and insp...

June 21, 2017

As part of our coverage of this year's NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, we asked t...

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