The Read - BooksellersNZ
by Elizabeth Heritage
Happy New Zealand Book Week, everyone! This week, The Read investigates the relationship between children’s booksellers and children’s authors and illustrators, and how they are working together to promote New Zealand children’s books.
Thank you to Annemarie from Storytime in Whangarei, John McIntyre from The Children's Bookshop, Mary Sangster from the Original Children's Bookshop, and authors Kyle Mewburn, Mandy Hager, Philippa Werry and Catherine Robertson, as well as those not quoted, for responding to our questions during this busy time. Read on.
Image above taken by Barbara Murison, featuring Mandy Hager and Ruth McIntyre in conversation.