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Book School Visit

Books and Brekkie


Writers in Schools

Find out everything you need to know about our Writers in Schools programme, including how to book an author, how to prepare for a visit, the writers on the programme, and forthcoming author tours.

teaching resource links

Links to Publishers' teaching resources for New Zealand Children's Books.


What's New

Catch up with what’s happening in the world of children’s books in New Zealand, including the latest news, new book releases, prizes, and events.

School Library Reviews

Read about the latest children’s books in our quarterly publication The School Library, or search our archive of reviews of hundreds of books for children and young adults published since 2000.



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