Te Kōrero o Te Moko Kauae: Book Review

Nanny, what is the story of your moko kauae?

Something Big is Coming for Classroom Kitty in 2020

I know I've been quiet but I have something big in the works!

Deadly First Day: Book Review

Who knew that the first day at a new school could be deadly?

Mary Shelley: Book Review

 When Mary Shelley was a little girl, she used to write stories beneath the trees in her garden. As an adult, Mary was inspired by this same imagination to create a ghost story, which became a famous novel.

Once, I Was Loved: Book Review

An old toy rabbit finds himself in a box of toys donated to charity. ‘But it wasn’t always this way,’ Tock reflects, ‘Once I was loved.’

Zaha Hadid: Book Review

She was a curious and confident child, who designed her own modernist bedroom at nine years old. 

The Book of Diggers and Dozers: Book Review

Join Cogz the Robot Dog and discover how DIGGERS, BULLDOZERS, and other BIG machines work!

The Boy in the Big Blue Glasses: Book Review

Sam doesn’t like his new glasses. They make his ears hurt. His parents say he looks handsome in them. But Sam just wants to look like himself. 

Unicorn Training: Book Review

Tilly Teasel loves working at the Unicorn Rescue Centre but what she really wants, more than anything else is a unicorn of her very own.

The Voyage: Book Review

Displaced by war and conflict,
a refugee family sets ou
t on a voyage into the unknown.

Countdown to the Last Day of Kindergarten!

The countdown is on!

Ella & Mrs Gooseberry: Book Review

What is love and how does it feel to you?

Kissing Magic: Book Review

Kiss him. Don't fall in love.

Break a spell with a kiss. Karina has heard and seen enough weird stuff for this request to sound legit.

Baron Weaver's Game of Bezique: Book Review

Can a game of chance change Etienne's life forever?

Timothy Mean and the Time Machine: Book Review

Timothy Mean invents a time machine.
And he's going to have some fun!

A New Keeper: Book Review

Alex's world is about to become interesting when she is appointed as the new keeper of a mysterious place called, The Library.

Grandpa's Noises: Book Review

When you get old you make lots of interesting noises as you do everyday things - well, my grandpa does.

Up to Something: Book Review

Billy wants to work with his dad to build a go-kart but Dad can't see the potential his son has. Can they come together to see the strengths in each other?

The Incurable Imagination: Book Review

Audrey has an imagination, but what happens when the imagination starts to infect other children...Where will it end?

Grey-Glasses-Itis: Book Review

Loopy loves the colour-filled world he sees around him. But how does seeing the world in a single colour impact how Loopy feels? 

Golden Chains: Book Review

Etta must escape prison to continue her cursed duty to protect a king she loves and hates at the same time. While Etta is focused on her own magic and path she is surprised when a long-kept secret is revealed that changes her life and Alex's.

Saying Goodbye to Barkley: Book Review

Olivia and Barkley are inseparable. They love to play many games but being superheroes is one of their favourites...until one day Barkley needs to retire...and then he's gone. Will play ever be fun again for Olivia?

A Song for Gwendolyn Brooks: Book Review

Gwendolyn Brooks, a young girl who managed to rise above society's views and become a respected poet. 

The Box Cars: Book Review

Two friends have so much fun with their creative play in cardboard box cars...but what happens when three want to play? Does someone need to miss out?