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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

RHS Book Club October 2018 RHS Book Club October 2018

recommended by UpperRiccartonLibrary
It's the last book club of the year for our seniors, and the last book club EVER for some of our Year 13s ...
It's the last book club of the year for our seniors, and the last book club EVER for some of our Year 13s ...

Koroneihana and Kīngitanga Koroneihana and Kīngitanga

recommended by ChristchurchLib
Information on Koroneihana, the coronation of the Māori Kings and Queen, and selected titles on Kīngitanga (the King Movement).
Information on Koroneihana, the coronation of the Māori Kings and Queen, and selected titles on Kīngitanga (the King Movement).

RHS Book Club September 2018 RHS Book Club September 2018

recommended by UpperRiccartonLibrary
Happy birthday Stephen King! Ms Blake made scrummy horror cup cakes in honour of one of our favourite authors.
Happy birthday Stephen King! Ms Blake made scrummy horror cup cakes in honour of one of our favourite authors.

Jacinda Ardern: childhood books Jacinda Ardern: childhood books

recommended by ChristchurchKids
The Prime Minister of New Zealand, the Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern, talked to The Sapling about her reading journey as a young person.
The Prime Minister of New Zealand, the Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern, talked to The Sapling about her reading journey as a young person.

RHS Book Club August 2018 RHS Book Club August 2018

recommended by UpperRiccartonLibrary
Here's what our Book Clubbers have been reading so far this term.
Here's what our Book Clubbers have been reading so far this term.

LGBTQIA+ Speculative and Fantasy Fiction LGBTQIA+ Speculative and Fantasy Fiction

recommended by ChristchurchLib
Stories about LGBTQIA+ characters set in sci-fi or fantasy worlds. Dark drama, worlds filled with magic, and more!
Stories about LGBTQIA+ characters set in sci-fi or fantasy worlds. Dark drama, worlds filled with magic, and more!

November 2018 Top Pick Children's Titles November 2018 Top Pick Children's Titles

recommended by KimKids
November's picks of the new and interesting in kids books - check-out these worthy and wonderful books and expand your world!
November's picks of the new and interesting in kids books - check-out these worthy and wonderful books and expand your world!

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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