The shortlist for the 2018 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adult was announced last week and we can't get over how good this year's selection is. Our kiwi authors and illustrators are seriously talented.
Last week we had a whirlwind of activity at Elma Turner Library as we took part in a number of nation-wide events.
Winter is fast approaching which means it’s now socially acceptable to hide inside with a blanket, tea and piles of books. Luckily 2018 has an abundance of new-releases just waiting to hit your winter-reading shelf.
Last week saw the announcing of the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards – an occasion which is always a reminder of the great range and quality of New Zealand fiction.