Category: Adult Non-Fiction

Delve into our Collections and discover your next read with curated lists and suggestions from Hamilton City Libraries staff.

LibChoice Navigating the Stars

Librarian's Choice: Navigating the Stars

Friday 22 October | Adult Non-Fiction, Librarians Choice, NZ Books

This beautifully rendered, oral history retelling, weaves together the history of New Zealand, as known in Maaori traditional narratives.

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Green Thumb Inspiration

Green Thumb Inspiration

Friday 1 October | Adult Non-Fiction

With the warmer spring weather there's no better time to get out into the garden.

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Fathers Day

Father's Day Magazine Reads

Friday 3 September | Adult Non-Fiction

Make this Father's Day (5 September) special by serving up a little light reading with a Libby Digital Magazine.

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Maori Language Moment

Maaori Language Moment

Tuesday 31 August | Adult Non-Fiction, NZ Books

Tomorrow marks the first day of Mahuru Maaori, and Te Wiki O Te Reo Maaori will kick off later in the month on Monday 13 September.

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International Day of the Worlds Indigenous Peoples

International day of the World's Indigenous peoples

Friday 6 August | Adult Non-Fiction

The International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples is observed on 9 August each year to raise awareness and protect the rights of the world’s indigenous population.

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customer picks

Hillcrest Customers' Picks

Friday 23 July | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction

This week, the readers are making the suggestions! Here are some of the Hillcrest Library visitors' favourite books.

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Fun Home A Family Tragicomic

Reading Map: The Fun Home

Tuesday 20 July | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction

If you enjoyed Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel, we have some suggestions for your next read. Click any title below check availability or place a hold.

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LibChoice untamed

Librarian's Choice: Untamed

Friday 2 July | Adult Non-Fiction, Librarians Choice

Untamed is mostly a memoir, partly an autobiography, and a little bit of a conversation between author and reader.

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Tales of the Weird and Wonderful

Tales of the Weird and Wonderful

Friday 18 June | Adult Non-Fiction

Looking for something a little... unusual? We've got books that will make you go 'hmmmm...'.

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Oh baby

Oh Baby!

Friday 11 June | Adult Non-Fiction

With news emerging earlier this week of Prince Harry and Meghan's newest arrival, we're sharing a selection of books to do with pregnancy and babies.

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Matariki

Matariki Resources

Wednesday 9 June | Adult Non-Fiction, Children, NZ Books

A selection of books, multimedia, and weblinks to help you discover more about the history of Matariki and how it is celebrated.

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Cyber Security

TechWeek: Cyber Security

Thursday 27 May | Adult Non-Fiction

This week is TechWeek, so what better time to brush up on your cyber security skills? Learn how to keep yourself safe from online attacks with these resources from Hamilton City Libraries.

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