NEW ZEALAND'S FIRST READING AMBASSADOR
Ben Brown wants parents to read to their children every day. Don’t think it will make a difference? He’d beg to differ. “It damn well will.” The Lyttelton-based poet, author and publisher has been announced as the first Te Awhi Rito New Zealand Reading Ambassador, a national role overseen by the National Library to champion reading, literature and literacy in the lives of young Kiwis, their whānau and communities. (Read about him by clicking on his image)
Confused by the Netflix series? Read the books!!
Orphaned by the Border Wars, Alina Starkov is taken from obscurity and her only friend, Mal, to become the protege of the mysterious Darkling, who trains her to join the magical elite in the belief that she is the Sun Summoner, who can destroy the monsters of the Fold
Book club meetings are being held in the library during Break 2 on a Tuesday. WATCH THIS SPACE... or come and join the group. It's very informal although some actual reading may be involved.
A pile of music magazines has been donated to the library. Come and browse! The related CD's will be available from the music department.