Kids’ Books newsletter

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Whether you're looking for something educational, creative or fantastical, our latest Kids' Books newsletter has titles that will excite young minds and foster a love of reading. Be first in the know: subscribe to receive the newsletter directly in your inbox. Included in this month's newsletter are: For more great reads for kids, check out our Kids' […]

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Historical Fiction Newsletter

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Tales from ancient times or more recent history - read about the latest historical fiction titles in our monthly newsletter. This month's newsletter includes -   Subscribe to our newsletters and get our latest titles and top picks straight from your inbox.

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Fiction A to Z newsletter

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Take a walk through the aisles of our general fiction section with our Fiction A to Z newsletter and discover reads to engage and enlighten. This month's newsletter includes: Subscribe to receive this newsletter directly in your inbox every month, or read it online. For more great reads, check out our Literary Prizes page and our […]

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Te Rerenga Kōrero – Karohia te hoariri!

Ākina te reo - support the language

Kia ora. To encourage the use of Te Reo Māori Te Taura Whiri i Te Reo Māori - The Māori Language Commission publish weekly Māori phrases that can be used to support or cheer someone on. Karohia te hoariri! Dodge the opponent! Hear Te Rerenga Kōrero o te Wiki - Phrase of the week. Full list of 50 […]

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Popular Culture picks from our latest newsletter

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Our Popular Culture newsletter has selected new reads from the worlds of television, music, sport and film and featured favourites you might have missed. The lastest issue includes:   Subscribe to our newsletters and get our latest titles and top picks straight from your inbox.

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History and Current Events: picks from our latest Newsletter

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Our History and Current Events newsletter is filled with great reads that tell stories of wars, revolutions, and extraordinary lives all over the world - in the here and now, and the past. Our latest issue includes:   Subscribe to our newsletters and get our latest titles and top picks straight from your inbox.

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Home, Garden and DIY: picks from our latest newsletter

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Our Home, Garden and DIY newsletter is the place to go for all the best new reads on crafts, cooking, decor, gardening, and home maintenance and repair. Projects aplenty for people who like working with their hands. The latest issue includes: Subscribe to our newsletters and get our latest titles and top picks straight from your inbox.

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Podcast – Cyberbullying

Christchurch City Libraries blog hosts a series of regular podcasts from specialist human rights radio show Speak up - Kōrerotia. This show is created by Sally Carlton. George Guild (Ara Institute of Canterbury), Nikki Wheeler (Sticks 'n' Stones) and Sean Lyons (Netsafe - via phone) join Sally to discuss cyberbullying. What is it? What are its […]

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Te Rerenga Kōrero – Kei te wātea a …!

Ākina te reo - support the language

Kia ora. To encourage the use of Te Reo Māori Te Taura Whiri i Te Reo Māori - The Māori Language Commission publish weekly Māori phrases that can be used to support or cheer someone on. Kei te wātea a ...! ... is free! Full list of 50 rerenga kōrero for the year Browse our Te Reo […]

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Teen Scene newsletter

Stories from a teenage point of view. Discover your next great read with our latest Teen Scene newsletter. This month's newsletter includes: Be first to know! Subscribe to our newsletters and get our latest titles and best picks straight from your inbox. For more great YA reading suggestions, check out our booklists.

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