August 9, 2019
Paula Green is one of New Zealand’s most (probably the most) energetic and passionate ambassado...
July 25, 2019
The Sapling has asked two first-time middle-grade authors, Felicity Williams and Weng Wai Chan,...
July 8, 2019
As the next instalment in our coverage of this year's NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adu...
May 29, 2019
Morris Gleitzman, acclaimed author of Toad Rage and many other books, is the 2018–19 Australian...
May 12, 2019
Fossils, e-bikes, sci-fi movies, teenage hoons, an abandoned mine, step-grandparents, a big Lot...
April 29, 2019
We are pleased to present a regular series highlighting the work, expertise and enthusiasm of s...
April 8, 2019
Home Child, based on child migrant Pat Brown’s early life, is such a major change of pace, a po...
April 2, 2019
What connects the mysterious hairy man of the Australian bush, the Japanese author Haruki Murak...
March 21, 2019
March 4, 2019
Australia-based New Zealander Bren MacDibble has been a published writer for many years, but on...
February 17, 2019
Debbie McCauley is an award-winning author, historian, indie publisher, librarian and poet with...
February 4, 2019
In 2014, New Zealand teacher Kerri Thompson participated in a Global Read Aloud. This programme...
November 26, 2018
We are pleased to present a regular monthly series highlighting the work, expertise and enthusi...
October 4, 2018
September 18, 2018