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Drawn Tales: graphic novel adaptations Drawn Tales: graphic novel adaptations

recommended by Reneeccl
Some works, whether they're fiction or non-fiction, are so popular and loved that artists have added pictures to their tales.
Some works, whether they're fiction or non-fiction, are so popular and loved that artists have added pictures to their tales.

New Zealand Contemporary Fiction New Zealand Contemporary Fiction

recommended by ChristchurchLib
If you enjoy stories with recognisable people, settings, and experiences why not try some contemporary Kiwi fiction?
If you enjoy stories with recognisable people, settings, and experiences why not try some contemporary Kiwi fiction?

Recommended long reads Recommended long reads

recommended by missbeecrafty
Big fat books for people with some time on their hands.
Big fat books for people with some time on their hands.

Picture books: Islam and empathy Picture books: Islam and empathy

recommended by ChristchurchKids
Stories for young children with Muslim characters, and books about equality, empathy and tolerance.
Stories for young children with Muslim characters, and books about equality, empathy and tolerance.

RHS Book Club April 2019 RHS Book Club April 2019

recommended by UpperRiccartonLibrary
Term one is coming to an end, so we had to have a catch-up with our students to hear about their reading.
Term one is coming to an end, so we had to have a catch-up with our students to hear about their reading.

Treaty of Waitangi Treaty of Waitangi

recommended by Simone_CCL
The BWB Treaty of Waitangi Collection is a rich online resource for Waitangi Day.
The BWB Treaty of Waitangi Collection is a rich online resource for Waitangi Day.

Treaty of Waitangi Treaty of Waitangi

recommended by Simone_CCL
The BWB Treaty of Waitangi Collection is a rich online resource for Waitangi Day.
The BWB Treaty of Waitangi Collection is a rich online resource for Waitangi Day.

Winter is coming... Winter is coming...

recommended by fionajay
A list of weird and wonderful stories with Winter themes, glass women, mystery and magic.
A list of weird and wonderful stories with Winter themes, glass women, mystery and magic.

Anzac - Māori Contribution to WWI Anzac - Māori Contribution to WWI

recommended by ChristchurchLib
This list highlights resources about the Māori contribution to WWI. A mix of books, images, video and song.
This list highlights resources about the Māori contribution to WWI. A mix of books, images, video and song.

RHS Book Club February 2019 RHS Book Club February 2019

recommended by UpperRiccartonLibrary
High school students in the RHS Book Club sum up their books using three words.
High school students in the RHS Book Club sum up their books using three words.

Young Adult Titles for Interesting Times Young Adult Titles for Interesting Times

recommended by RayShipley
YA-appropriate non-fiction (and a bit of fiction) to inspire, confront, challenge, and offer hope in a world that feels a bit topsy-turvy.
YA-appropriate non-fiction (and a bit of fiction) to inspire, confront, challenge, and offer hope in a world that feels a bit topsy-turvy.

Recommended reading: Te Matatini Recommended reading: Te Matatini

recommended by ChristchurchLib
Te Matatini is the biennial national kapa haka event. We list kapa haka resources.
Te Matatini is the biennial national kapa haka event. We list kapa haka resources.

New Zealand Fantasy/Horror/Sci-Fi New Zealand Fantasy/Horror/Sci-Fi

recommended by ChristchurchLib
A selection of titles celebrating Fantasy, Horror, and Sci-Fi born from the minds of talented New Zealand authors.
A selection of titles celebrating Fantasy, Horror, and Sci-Fi born from the minds of talented New Zealand authors.

Best of 2018 for teens Best of 2018 for teens

recommended by ChristchurchKids
Librarians have picked the best books for teens in 2018. Have a browse for some excellent reading.
Librarians have picked the best books for teens in 2018. Have a browse for some excellent reading.

Te Hāpua Reads May 2019 Te Hāpua Reads May 2019

recommended by TeHapuaStaff
A round-up of the books, movies, podcasts and more that Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre staff have enjoyed over the past month.
A round-up of the books, movies, podcasts and more that Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre staff have enjoyed over the past month.

If you like ... Captain Underpants If you like ... Captain Underpants

recommended by ChristchurchKids
If you like books about Captain Underpants, you'll enjoy these titles about kids in school creating comics and confusion! Christchurch City…
If you like books about Captain Underpants, you'll enjoy these titles about kids in school creating comics and confusion! Christchurch City…

Magical reads for kids Magical reads for kids

recommended by ChristchurchKids
Do you like the the magical, the mysterious and the marvellous? A Christchurch City Libraries list.
Do you like the the magical, the mysterious and the marvellous? A Christchurch City Libraries list.
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