Friday, July 24, 2015
Change of date for Christchurch Event
Please note the change in date for the Bookchat – our original date clashed with too many other events.
BEST PICKS BEST PICKS BEST PICKS BEST PICKS BEST PICKS BEST PICKS
Prior to the announcement of the winners of the NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, “Painted Stories” (Te Tai Tamariki) hosts our traditional “Best Picks” event. It is always fascinating to see whose predictions have “nailed it”.
WHEN? Thursday, 30 July at 6:00 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:-
Gavin Bishop - Picture Book section
Chris Archbold - Junior Fiction section
Anna Smith - Young Adult section
Trevor Agnew - 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