September 20, 2017

The first Annual (Gecko Press) was one of the highlights of the Christmas offer in 2016. So it...

September 4, 2017

Incredible poet and children's fiction writer James Norcliffe reviews two books by Gecko Press,...

August 23, 2017

David Hill and Phoebe Morris have collaborated on a third picture book in their series introduc...

August 15, 2017

Mary Wadsworth, co-owner of the Dorothy Butler Children's Bookshop in Auckland, reviews four re...

August 10, 2017

For the final part of our finalist coverage of this year's NZ Book Awards for Children and Youn...

July 24, 2017

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

July 17, 2017

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

July 9, 2017

As part of our coverage of this year's NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, we've aske...

July 5, 2017

Kristin Smith reviews the five Te Kura Pounamu finalists in this year's NZ Book Awards for Chil...

June 28, 2017

Rachel Moore reviews three world-class Kiwi series for readers from around the age of seven: Mi...

June 11, 2017

Mark Broatch reviews four recent picture books by New Zealand authors and illustrators – Inspec...

June 8, 2017

Earlier this month we published a short excerpt from Pieces of You, a major new YA novel from a...

May 31, 2017

Here Comes Mr Postmouse and Postmouse Goes on Holiday are charming creations from French-Canadi...

May 16, 2017

Mary Walker reviews one British and three Kiwi non-fiction books for children of various ages a...

May 3, 2017

Today, Release, a new YA novel by Patrick Ness, hits the shelves of New Zealand bookshops. We a...

Please reload