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.
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.
Ky runs through this year's award categories, and Amy does a virtual storytime with picture book Kōwhai and the Giants.
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…
Ky explains why they are looking forward to the free 'Telling it slant' panel discussion at WORD Christchurch.
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?
Ky remembers a visit to the Children's Holocaust Memorial ahead of this travelling exhibition opening at Tūranga on 23 July.
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…