The winners for this year’s New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults will be announced at a ceremony at Te Papa next week (Wednesday 7 August 6.30pm). They are curious and want to know What New Zealand children's book changed you growing up?
This YA novel is heart-breaking and gritty and raw and I loved it. It is a different novel to what I usually read but it had some good reviews so I picked it up.
The Rift by Rachael Craw - nominated for Best Young Adult Fiction in the NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults
Each month, librarians will bring you a choice selection of stuff for Christchurch youth - books, events, exhibitions, tv, and more. This month we look at Out on the Shelves and rainbow events, Recommended reads, Events, and School holiday events for teens.
Our interview with Kiwi author, Tina Shaw. She talks about her latest novel for young adults, Ursa, which is set in a "mirror universe" version of Berlin.
Each month, librarians will bring you a choice selection of stuff for Christchurch youth - books, events, exhibitions, music, movies, tv, podcasts, YouTube channels and more.