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Star Author Refuses To Comment

And then, there was me. Yep, I’m Leonie Agnew, the next Star Author for June and I’ve nothing to say. I’m not giving you a single writing tip. Not one. Why? Because you might learn something useful. I can’t have that. You might write your own book. And when you’re sunning yourself by the pool […]

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Fast Five with Nikki Slade-Robinson

Why did you want to be a writer? Why not!  I think if the ideas are there, and the characters are demanding to be let out, you don’t get much choice really.  Writing and illustrating was always my dream.  And luckily my parents let me have plenty of paper so I didn’t have to draw […]

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New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards 2012 Finalists

The finalists in the 2012 New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards were announced today.  These are the awards for the best books for children and young adults in New Zealand and they are awarded every year.  There are four categories – picture books, non-fiction, junior fiction and young adult fiction. Here are the fantastic books that are finalists […]

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