Some of the world’s best-loved authors of books for younger readers are coming to Wellington from 8 – 13 March for Writers Week. Cornelia Funke, Sally Gardner, Ted Dawe, Mandy Hager, Jamie Curry, Mariko Tamaki and Joy Cowley are among the line-up.more
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Kia ora, nau mai haere mai. Ka wani kē kua tae mai koe! Kāre e kore ka puta mai ētahi kōrero pārekareka, me kōrerorero pea tātou.
Hi! Great to see you. We've got tons to talk about so bring your friends, have a read and speak your mind.
Next time you are wondering what to read, how about some picture books?more
On Thursday the new Ōtāhuhu Pātaka Kōrero - Ōtāhuhu Library in South Auckland - hosted families, teachers and students from five Ōtāhuhu primary/intermediate schools for the launch of four books (with a fifth on the way) written and illustrated by students.more
Curated by Roger Smith, of Wellington based cartography firm Geographx, Unfolding the Map – The Cartography of New Zealand looks at the history of cartography in New Zealand, tracing its development from pre-European times through to the modern digital era of GPS and interactive mapping.more