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WritingCreative writing classes at Linwood Library at Eastgate

Have you been been toying with the idea of putting ideas down on paper or screen? This 7 week course on Friday afternoons from 4pm to 5.45pm will help you tap into your writing talents.

Posted 16/10/14

Anatomy of a Misfit coverAnatomy of a Misfit - Library Big Read

Anatomy of a Misfit by Andrea Portes is our Overdrive Big Library Read. Download it now and join in with people from all over the world to read the story of Anika, the third most popular girl at school.

Posted 15/10/14


Were you inspired by the Christchurch Zinefest? Find out all about making zines on our Zine page.

Posted 21/10/14

Cover of The Infinite SeaFans of The 5th Wave, the wait for a sequel is finally over!

Get your hold on now for The Infinite Sea. And while you are at it, make sure you subscribe to our monthly Teen Scene newsletter to be first in the know.

Posted 07/10/14

ArtCanterbury poetry slam

Canterbury’s young people show their passion for poetry at the Canterbury Poetry Slam. See all the entrants, their insanely talented performance skills and find some slam poetry resources.

Posted 26/08/14

OverDrive for teensOverDrive for Teens

Browse the libraries’ free eBook and downloadable eAudiobook collection containing thousands of fiction and nonfiction titles for teens. There are no fines because items return themselves automagically!

Posted 15/07/14