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Children

Stuff for children at Waimakariri Libraries

Welcome to our Children's Space. The Waimakariri Libraries have lots of stuff for kids including:

 

 

Find a good children's book

boy sitting on a pile of books. Browse the latest books we have on the shelves and read the latest reviews of children's titles in our catalogue. You can also find a new children's author and get some ideas of what to read next with our great reading lists for children.

 

 

 

 

 

School Terms 2014

Ministry of Education school term dates 2014

 

Cool Websites for Kids

 

 

Tumblebook Library

The Tumblebook Library is a website that has animated stories, games and puzzles for young children. Tumblebooks now has National Geographic Video clips and is mobile device friendly.  Check it out here.

 

 

New Releases

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    Inside out and back again by Thanhha Lai
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    Danger goes berserk by Mac Barnett
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    Tales from the half-continent by D M Cornish
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    Annabelle the drawing fairy by Daisy Meadows
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    The Royal family by Colin Thompson
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    Close shave by H I Larry
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    The nameless one by Paul Stewart
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    Annie's snails by Dianne Wolfer
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    My Australian story : Kokoda by Alan Tucker
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    Australia's most dangerous snakes by Kathy Riley