Speaking with local ex-journalist Jo Malcolm, ‘Ben Macintyre shared some of the amusing, inspiring, and plain unbelievable stories of the Allied servicemen imprisoned in Germany’s Colditz Castle during the Second World War.
Something for everyone in ‘Annual 3’
We have lots of talent here in Aotearoa, New Zealand – creative, funny, intelligent people who share their thoughts, ideas, art and knowledge with us in so many different ways. With over fifty local contributors sharing their work in one book - Annual 3.
Celebrate Christmas at the Library
Ky runs through what's good for kids and families at the library in lead-up to Christmas - special storytimes, crafts and more.
Coming soon… and I can’t wait! The 2021 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults
Ky runs through this year's award categories, and Amy does a virtual storytime with picture book Kōwhai and the Giants.
“Vulnerability brings the greatest reward”: Tell It Slant – WORD Christchurch Spring Festival 2020
When do we tell the truth? When do we hide behind a little white lie, or lie by omission? How do we know if it's the right time to be open and vulnerable, or to stay closed and safe? There were some of the questions covered at the Tell It Slant panel discussion during the…
Telling Your Truth – Tell it Slant: WORD Christchurch Spring Festival 2020
Ky explains why they are looking forward to the free 'Telling it slant' panel discussion at WORD Christchurch.
Lickable wallpaper, everlasting gobstoppers, and bird pie: Celebrate Roald Dahl’s 104th Birthday on 13 September 2020
Whatever your age, there's a book by Roald Dahl to suit. Why not pick up a book to read on his birthday, 13 September?
Memories, Memorials and More: The Children’s Holocaust Memorial at Tūranga
Ky remembers a visit to the Children's Holocaust Memorial ahead of this travelling exhibition opening at Tūranga on 23 July.
Lockdown learning for kids
Explore online encyclopedias and eResources aimed at kids for homework and learning.
How are you feeling? Kids’ online resources for all the family feelings!
Kia ora, Ōtautahi. We're on Alert Level 3. We're out of a 'full' lockdown. Yay! Things are looking up... but there are still some challenges we need to deal with. The weather's starting to get cooler, there are definitely fewer daylight hours in the day that the kids can play outside, and those of us…
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