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Race Relations Day Race Relations Day

Thursday 21 March is Race Relations Day 2019. Here are some books and resources with a focus on uniting against racism and hate.
Thursday 21 March is Race Relations Day 2019. Here are some books and resources with a focus on uniting against racism and hate.

Armageddon: Library tools for expo prep Armageddon: Library tools for expo prep

It's coming again in June - Armageddon Expo! If you have cosplaying intentions, Tūranga's Production Studio has the technology to help.
It's coming again in June - Armageddon Expo! If you have cosplaying intentions, Tūranga's Production Studio has the technology to help.

Saga fiction genre guide Saga fiction genre guide

Stories of dynasties spanning generations and sometimes continents - our Saga fiction genre guide recommends epic tales to lose yourself in.
Stories of dynasties spanning generations and sometimes continents - our Saga fiction genre guide recommends epic tales to lose yourself in.

Huraina Huraina

The Autumn issue of our free library magazine Huraina is out - read it online or grab a paper copy.
The Autumn issue of our free library magazine Huraina is out - read it online or grab a paper copy.

New titles - March 2019 New titles - March 2019

Our monthly list of the new audio and video, eAudiobooks, eBooks, fiction, large print, non-fiction, and stuff for kids and teens.
Our monthly list of the new audio and video, eAudiobooks, eBooks, fiction, large print, non-fiction, and stuff for kids and teens.

Sustainable Living Series - March 2019 Sustainable Living Series - March 2019

Sustainable Living events in March include making a reuseable vege bag at Upper Riccarton and a clothing swap at New Brighton!
Sustainable Living events in March include making a reuseable vege bag at Upper Riccarton and a clothing swap at New Brighton!

Reading Guide: Marvel's Star Wars Comics Reading Guide: Marvel's Star Wars Comics

Derek explores the main series of Marvel Star Wars comics - Darth Vader, Dr Aphra, and more.
Derek explores the main series of Marvel Star Wars comics - Darth Vader, Dr Aphra, and more.

Haiku workshop inspires creativity Haiku workshop inspires creativity

Fee learns all about haiku, the Japanese poetry form, at the library.
Fee learns all about haiku, the Japanese poetry form, at the library.

The Scholar: for crime fiction fans The Scholar: for crime fiction fans

Do you love a whodunnit? Kamala recommends Dervla McTiernan's latest book.
Do you love a whodunnit? Kamala recommends Dervla McTiernan's latest book.

Keen: Ockham poets read at Scorpio Books Keen: Ockham poets read at Scorpio Books

Fee reports back from a special evening of poetry and hears from the finalists in the Poetry section of the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards.
Fee reports back from a special evening of poetry and hears from the finalists in the Poetry section of the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards.

Sewing by the seaside Sewing by the seaside

Need to repair or make a piece of clothing but don't have a sewing machine? New Brighton Library now has a sewing machine for public use.
Need to repair or make a piece of clothing but don't have a sewing machine? New Brighton Library now has a sewing machine for public use.

Christchurch Pride 28 Feb to 10 Mar Christchurch Pride 28 Feb to 10 Mar

Christchurch Pride is on! Come and enjoy events with Qtopia at Tūranga: Zine Night, Book Speed Dating, panel discussion & more.
Christchurch Pride is on! Come and enjoy events with Qtopia at Tūranga: Zine Night, Book Speed Dating, panel discussion & more.

The Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2019 The Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2019

The 2019 shortlist represents the best in New Zealand writing in fiction, poetry and general and illustrated non-fiction.
The 2019 shortlist represents the best in New Zealand writing in fiction, poetry and general and illustrated non-fiction.

Western fiction genre guide Western fiction genre guide

Gunfights, outlaws, and the pioneering life. If you like novels set in the American west have we got some reading lists for you, pardner.
Gunfights, outlaws, and the pioneering life. If you like novels set in the American west have we got some reading lists for you, pardner.

Lucy Foley's debut in crime Lucy Foley's debut in crime

A remote luxury lodge in Scotland. A group of university friends. A murder. Helen reviews The Hunting Party, a modern murder mystery.
A remote luxury lodge in Scotland. A group of university friends. A murder. Helen reviews The Hunting Party, a modern murder mystery.

Historical Fiction Newsletter Historical Fiction Newsletter

Browse our latest selection of stories set in times past.
Browse our latest selection of stories set in times past.
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