Category: NZ Books

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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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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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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The Ockhams

2021 Ockham New Zealand Book Award Winners

Thursday 13 May | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction, NZ Books

The winners of New Zealand Book Awards were announced last night - congratulations to all winners! The winning books are listed below - click on any book to check availability or…

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kia kaha te reo maaori

Te Wiki o Te Reo Maaori 2020

Monday 14 September | Children, NZ Books, Adult Non-Fiction

This week is Te Wiki o Te Reo Maaori - Maaori Language Week! We celebrated by putting up some displays of books in and about reo Maaori for children and…

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NZCYA 2020 Winners web banner

New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

Wednesday 12 August | Children, Young Adult, NZ Books

The winners of the NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults have been announced - check out the winning books here!

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