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Every story tells a picturePsssst, high schoolers!

Use your favourite piece of writing from the Christchurch City Libraries collection as your inspiration to create an artwork, and be in to win great prizes!

Posted 21/05/15

Photo of poppyWW100 - NZ’s First World War Centenary

WW100 commemorates the First World War centenary from 2014 to 2019. Learn more about World War One and New Zealand’s involvement.

Posted 14/05/15

Free Comic Book DayFree Comic Book Day

Find out about the workshop at Papanui Library on Saturday 2 May 2015 - pizza, free comics, drawing, and some help from two awesome artists Spencer and Elijah.

Posted 11/05/15

Cover of Hold Me CloserMay’s Teen Scene newsletter

Not to miss in this month’s Teen Scene newsletter: David Levithan’s book about Tiny Cooper, one of the characters in John Green’s Will Grayson, Will Grayson. Plus there’s a gory horror story and a special focus on the last year of high school.

Posted 06/05/15

 Everything's gone to crap!

Do you like reading stories where everything has gone wrong? If you like reading about Earth as a desolate wasteland, this list of dystopian fiction might be for you.

Posted 28/01/15

Cover of One PieceMost popular fiction for teens 2014

One Piece by Eiichiro Oda won our annual popularity contest. Can you guess what the other 99 most popular fiction titles for teens were? How did your favourite book place?

Posted 07/01/15