The Hunger Games: Catching Fire movie is in NZ cinemas on November 21. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Movie Companion is out NOW, as is the original novel featuring an awesome movie tie-in cover! Check out the official film trailer here.
COOL SUMMER TREATS: This Christmas Scholastic NZ brings you a stack of new picture book & CD titles, including SHE'LL BE COMING ROUND THE MOUNTAIN (The Topp Twins/Jenny Cooper) MY DADDY ATE AN APPLE (Craig Smith/Scott Tulloch) and THE 12 DAYS OF KIWI CHRISTMAS (Pio Terei/Myles Lawford). For more information, click here.
SPIRIT ANIMALS: A new multi-platform series from Scholastic, coming soon. Book 1: Wild Born, out October 2013. Read more about the series here.
Sherryl Jordan's riveting new novel, The Freedom Merchants, is now available as an ebook for Amazon Kindle. Click here.
MELU (designed by John O’Reilly & Ali Teo, written by Kyle Mewburn) has collected an amazing number of awards this year! The hardcover edition won the Publishers’ Association of NZ Book Design Award for Best Children’s book , while the Maori edition, KO MERU, (retold by Ngaere Roberts; written by Kyle Mewburn and illustrated by Ali Teo & John O'Reilly) won the LIANZA Te Kura Pounamu for an outstanding children's book told in te reo Māori. In addition, Melu was announced winner of the Children’s Choice award at the NZ Post Children’s & YA Awards in June and selected for the International Youth Library White Ravens catalogue.
Dinosaur Rescue fans! Go to the official website, www.dinosaur-rescue.com , for lots of Neanderthal nonsense: facts, trailers, downloads, free sample chapters and more …