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Every story tells a picture competitionEvery Story Tells a Picture Competition

The winners of the Every Story Tells A Picture competition have been announced! Entries will be exhibited at Upper Riccarton Library from Monday 17 August. All of the entries in the exhibition are eligible for the People’s Choice award (Monday 24 August).

Posted 13/08/15

Dr Who Day and the Sonic Screwdriver competitionDr Who Day and the Sonic Screw Driver competition

Calling all Whovians! Come along to a Dr Who Day at Central Library Peterborough on Saturday 15 August. And you can enter our create a sonic screwdriver competition - entries close Sunday 20 September.

Posted 05/08/15

Cover of JoyrideTeen Scene

Fragile relationships, thrilling road trips, and walking corpses - check out our latest Teen Scene newsletter for all this and lots more.

Posted 05/08/15

Best reads for bogansBest reads for bogans

If you like your jeans black and your metal heavy we’ve got the ultimate reading (and watching) guide for your bogan tastes.

Posted 04/08/15

Ode to Librarians compOde to librarians

In conjunction with LIANZA, the School for Young Writers invites you to express your thoughts and feelings about the people who make reading, learning and entertainment possible: yes, LIBRARIANS! Poetry comp closes 11 September.

Posted 28/07/15

Cover of Because you'll never meet meBecause you'll never meet me

In Leah Thomas’ novel two teenagers who have debilitating, isolating illnesses forge a friendship as penpals. But is there more than this connnecting them?

Posted 22/07/15

Cover of How it went downYoung Adult fiction and race relations

Race relations in the US are as topical as ever. We recommend some novels that look at this issue from a youth perspective.

Posted 23/06/15

Louise Wallace, Starling editorWanted: Young writers for literary mag

Online literary journal, Starling, is looking for young writers to publish and you could be one of them.

Posted 17/06/15