September 25, 2018
In an interview with writer Sherryl Jordan as her two most recent works are published, Catherin...
September 23, 2018
Whiti Hereaka has combined science fiction and World War I in her new YA title, Legacy. You rea...
July 20, 2018
Adrian Kinnaird talks to Ant Sang about his career so far, and his magnificent new collaboratio...
May 30, 2018
Mandy Hager and Helen Vivienne Fletcher are both Wellington-based writers of YA and other thing...
April 29, 2018
YA dystopian fiction had a massive run a few years back and then everyone got dystopian-ed out....
April 26, 2018
Thalia Kehoe Rowden
Today we're delighted to introduce Graci Goldhart, a Young Adult writer, diplomat, and one of t...
February 19, 2018
In 2007, when I first encountered Brian Falkner, he was at the top of the national request list...
February 4, 2018
Eileen Merriman’s and Ella West’s latest books were on the bookshop shelves as we headed to the...
November 16, 2017
Brian Falkner's short story collection contains stories which are heartbreaking, inspirational,...
October 31, 2017
Ruby McDonald-Bridge and her daemon share their love of Philip Pullman's new release La Belle S...
October 25, 2017
Monty Masseurs & Nicola Crombie
Children’s comics embrace all the possibilities inherent in good fiction. They are original, co...
October 15, 2017
Ruby McDonald-Bridge shares her love of Philip Pullman's world with us at The Sapling, during t...
September 24, 2017
If there is a trend right now in YA publishing, it has to be toward gritty teen drama, usually...
September 17, 2017
Today we say 'Happy Birthday!' to Paula Boock's ground-breaking novel for young adults, Dare Tr...