December 18, 2018
Angela Keoghan kicked off her international children’s book career by visiting Bologna Book Fai...
March 12, 2018
How many children's books have you read that tell stories of family violence and abuse? Today a...
February 1, 2018
Babies don't come with manuals, or book lists. Today journalist and broadcaster Guyon Espiner r...
January 28, 2018
Should children be exposed to books about slavery, racism and violence? Today Sisilia Eteuati,...
November 7, 2017
How do we raise the profile of New Zealand Children's books? Donovan Bixley has been asking aro...
November 2, 2017
When is it okay for creative people to draw on cultural traditions they're not part of? Illustr...
October 16, 2017
Non-fiction writer Maria Gill ponders the nature of a creative non-fiction story for children a...
September 13, 2017
In the fourth of our features in celebration of Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, award-winning writer St...
August 11, 2017
In the current Anglo-Saxon book market, there is much that is the same. If one book is successf...
July 4, 2017
Novelist Anna Mackenzie reveals a few truths about teaching, teens and the failings of the scho...
June 20, 2017
David Hill explains the pain required to gain in the wild world of book reviewing, and offers h...
May 9, 2017
Gillian Candler argues for more recognition of the importance of New Zealand non-fiction books...
April 12, 2017
There's a book for every reader, and a time for every book. Mandy Hager explains why sometimes...
March 5, 2017
Kyle Mewburn tells us why our children’s writers are so special, and opens a discussion about w...