October 15, 2019

Chapter books and novels are order of the day in our reviewing neighbourhood, with three new bo...

July 8, 2019

As the next instalment in our coverage of this year's NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adu...

May 12, 2019

Fossils, e-bikes, sci-fi movies, teenage hoons, an abandoned mine, step-grandparents, a big Lot...

January 25, 2019

Ricky’s family buy a mansion in a trendy suburb, with panoramic views of the city. Too good to...

January 21, 2019

Rafferty is an orphan, raised by monks. Misfortune strikes and he is outcast, and must fend for...

January 13, 2019

When her family moves suburbs, Laura discovers an old abandoned house on her street. It seems l...

November 23, 2018

Do you want to be sure you're getting top-shelf books for your favourite people this Christmas...

November 18, 2018

Teacher Rachel Moore reviews five New Zealand junior fiction titles, including the first two in...

October 16, 2018

One day on Twitter, Jane Bloomfield discovered that mega bestselling Australian author Jacqueli...

February 7, 2018

One summer, so many new books. Briar Lawry reviews three fiction books which serve as a reflect...

February 2, 2018

Weather. We can't avoid it. And right now, after six weeks of glorious warm weather that we nev...

December 1, 2017

When we asked if Suzanne Main would write an article about funny books for kids, her reaction w...

November 29, 2017

Did you see our books of the year?! To help you with your Christmas and end-of-year book shoppi...

November 23, 2017

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

November 20, 2017

Do you want to be sure you're getting top-shelf books for your favourite people this Christmas...

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