Hey guys check out the library bag that Wellington City Libraries has for you. Only $5! Great for books or anything you need to carry around. It has a special pocket for that library card too. Pop into any of the branches to buy one. I bought myself one!
Kids’ Choice is a cool programme where you get to tell us books you’ve read that you think are particularly fantastic. Each month five books are selected as Kids’ Choice based on reviews and recommendations submitted by keen readers. Your review is also read out and put up as a podcast on the website.
Kids’ Choice Best Book of 2009 vote off is here! at a library near you! Tell us which was the most amazing book you read this year – the books with the most votes will make it onto our top books to read list. You also go in the draw to win a book!
If you’ve read a really good book recently you could tell us what you thought of it by filling in a review form as well.
Have you read the book Saffron by Victoria M. Azaro? Saffron likes traveling to find out things. Check out the little video clip they make about the book. It’s called a book trailor just like the movie trailors for a book instead..you can check the website too.
Do you like the book Shark in the park! by Nick Sharratt? I do! I love reading it outloud…Timothy Pope, Timothy Pope is looking thourgh his telescope…guess what? We now have Shark in the dark! Guess what? Some of the pictures actually glow in the dark!
Hey guys! Want to give gifts this Christmas but don’t have much money? You could try making some! I’m going to try and make some presents this year myself! Come in and check out our books for ideas and instructions. From making your own yummy treats to making your own cards you can surprise your family this year!! Check out Making presents by Juliet Bawden.
A special edition Geronmio Stilton book for you…..Christmas Catastrophe. Skiing can’t hurt a little rodent can it? See where Geronimo Stilton landed himself for Christmas..his stories are fa-mouse-ly funny!
Hey guys we have a new CD called Whispers in the wind that will be going on sale tomorrow. It is a collection of stories written and read by Wellington authors. Some of them are your favourite authors. Want to hear what they sound like? Come in and buy a copy or reserve it on our library catalogue.
Dogs are delightful. Cats are cute. And fish are fun. But the best pet of all is…..a DINOSAUR! Buying, training & caring for your dinosaur by Laura Joy Rennert has all the tips. Hmm, what kind of dino should you choose? Spiky, armoured, humongous, pea-brained, plant-eating? How do you take care of him once he’s (gulp!) home? How do you feed him, exercise him, take him to the vet, and give him a bath?! Not to mention train him, since he might like to chew on – er, swallow – Mum’s new shoes.