Thursday, July 28, 2016
BEST PICKS BEST PICKS BEST PICKS BEST PICKS
Prior to the announcement of the winners of the NZ Book Awards, “Painted Stories” (Te Tai Tamariki) hosts our traditional “Best Picks” event. It is always fascinating to see whose predictions have “nailed it”.
WHEN? Wednesday, 3 August at 6:15 p.m.
WHAT? Panel members will review shortlisted books in each section of NZ Post
Book Awards before predicting their “Best Pick” that might win that
Those attending are encouraged to share their opinions and predictions.
WHO? Panel members are:-
Jamie Pearson - Picture Book section
Trevor Agnew - Junior Fiction section
Saskia Hill - Young Adult section
Student Voice from two school
commenting on the short list - Non-fiction section
AUDIENCE? Teachers, Librarians, Parents, Booksellers, Publishers . . . in fact
anyone who is interested in NZ Children’s Literature.
WHERE? Children's Bookshop, Shop 5, Blenheim Square, 227 Blenheim Road