New Zealand Post Book Awards 2010 – have your say

The New Zealand Post Book Awards (formerly the Montana New Zealand  Book Awards) have just been announced. We’ve got a page listing the finalists. The Best First Book Award winners have already been revealed: NZSA Hubert Church Best First Book of…

It’s called a challenge for a reason

I’m not getting through the Five Book Challenge as quickly as my Christian-fictionally challenged team leader Robyn. I have only read one book of my five science fiction/cyber punk books so far. I have some good excuses for my slow reading, namely “I’m a busy student who has to spend most of…

Timey-wimey stuff: WORD Christchurch Festival 2018

Last year, as part of WORD Christchurch’s Autumn Season, James Gleick spoke on his wide-ranging cultural history of Time Travel. If you have any interest in, as Doctor Who puts it, “wibbly-wobbly, timey-wimey stuff” it’s a great read. This WORD…