The Best and Worst Children’s Books of the Year event is being held at Upper Riccarton Library from 7:30-9pm tonight. Come along to find out what the best and worst books were for children and young adults in 2009. Guest speakers include author and ex-children’s librarian Bill Nagelkerke, children’s literature specialist from the National Library, Bob Docherty, and Sheila Sinclair from The Children’s Bookshop. Refreshments will be available and someone will walk away with a Jenny Cooper original illustration which is being auctioned. Come and join us for a fun and entertaining night. You might even spot some christmas present ideas.