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The twelve days of Kete Christmas The twelve days of Kete Christmas

Join our festive celebration of Christchurch photographic heritage as every day we find a new gift in our basket, Kete Christchurch.
Join our festive celebration of Christchurch photographic heritage as every day we find a new gift in our basket, Kete Christchurch.

Best Reads 2017 Best Reads 2017

Here are the cream of the crop of 2017’s books – as picked by our staff and customers. Have your say!
Here are the cream of the crop of 2017’s books – as picked by our staff and customers. Have your say!

Holiday hours 2017/2018 Holiday hours 2017/2018

Meri Kirihimete ki a koutou. Here are our opening hours over Christmas and the New Year.
Meri Kirihimete ki a koutou. Here are our opening hours over Christmas and the New Year.

uncover - huraina library magazine uncover - huraina library magazine

The latest copy of uncover - huraina, the free library magazine, is out now at libraries and online.
The latest copy of uncover - huraina, the free library magazine, is out now at libraries and online.

Stuff we love: The Holiday Edition Stuff we love: The Holiday Edition

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Our team share the stuff they are loving in the summer holidays. A Staff Pickles list.
Our team share the stuff they are loving in the summer holidays. A Staff Pickles list.

Best book covers 2017 - NZ edition Best book covers 2017 - NZ edition

It's one of the pleasures as the year ends to slow down and smell the roses - or, in this case, stop and appreciate the book covers.
It's one of the pleasures as the year ends to slow down and smell the roses - or, in this case, stop and appreciate the book covers.

Anderson's tale of High Country life Anderson's tale of High Country life

Mona Anderson's Kiwi classic, A river rules my life, has been re-released. Fi reviews this entertaining South Island memoir.
Mona Anderson's Kiwi classic, A river rules my life, has been re-released. Fi reviews this entertaining South Island memoir.

Is this the real life? Is this the real life?

How much real life can you expect from celebrity memoirs? Depends on who is writing them, but Jo has found three recent titles she's enjoyed
How much real life can you expect from celebrity memoirs? Depends on who is writing them, but Jo has found three recent titles she's enjoyed

The 12 sounds of Christmas The 12 sounds of Christmas

December is here and it's time to make merry! Dan has got recommendations for festive music.
December is here and it's time to make merry! Dan has got recommendations for festive music.

New titles - December New titles - December

Discover the latest and greatest in our collection - music, movies, books, eBooks, eAudiobooks, large print, stuff for kids & teens.
Discover the latest and greatest in our collection - music, movies, books, eBooks, eAudiobooks, large print, stuff for kids & teens.

Christmas picks from the new book box Christmas picks from the new book box

Looking for holiday reading? There are some wonderful books in our New Titles list,
Looking for holiday reading? There are some wonderful books in our New Titles list,

The Gig Guide: December 2017 The Gig Guide: December 2017

By Moata
Planning on attending a concert, show, or gig in Christchurch? Then why not take a look at what we've got of that artist's back catalogue? …
Planning on attending a concert, show, or gig in Christchurch? Then why not take a look at what we've got of that artist's back catalogue? …

Watch this space:Christchurch street art Watch this space:Christchurch street art

The bare walls of our city are a canvas for something beautiful. Lindsay Chan maps Christchurch street art on website Watch this space.
The bare walls of our city are a canvas for something beautiful. Lindsay Chan maps Christchurch street art on website Watch this space.

Designer dogs, Dickens and decluttering Designer dogs, Dickens and decluttering

Cool stuff from our selectors covering a range of topics including the Swedish art of "death cleaning".
Cool stuff from our selectors covering a range of topics including the Swedish art of "death cleaning".

A natural quartet A natural quartet

Dan has a foursome of recreational non-fiction recommendations on wildlife and nature.
Dan has a foursome of recreational non-fiction recommendations on wildlife and nature.

Take a trip down Twelve Mile Straight Take a trip down Twelve Mile Straight

The Twelve Mile Straight is as Southern as fried chicken. Read Fee's review Eleanor Henderson's latest novel set in 1930s Georgia.
The Twelve Mile Straight is as Southern as fried chicken. Read Fee's review Eleanor Henderson's latest novel set in 1930s Georgia.
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