If you were a child of the 80s, prepare yourself for some excitement - Tiger Eyes has been made into a movie.
Unique annotated Harry Potter first edition giving insight into JK Rowling's ideas going to auction.
A new alphabet book for kids, My First Berkshire ABC, is inspired by US billionaire Warren Buffett.
Filmmaker Chris Columbus explains why he's turned his attention to books.
A Michigan woman has complained to her school board that the unabridged version of Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl is "pornographic".
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Margaret Mahy could be posthumously honoured this year with an award now named after her.
"Hopeless." That was how Roald Dahl's editor described an early draft of Matilda, a now much-loved children's book that's celebrating its 25th anniversary.
It would be easy for Anzac Day to seem irrelevant to children, for them to dismiss it as just something that happened a long time ago.
This book promises to teach how the French get their children to sleep through the night, eat well, have patience and good manners.
A school is combating a lack of interest in reading among its more rambunctious pupils by starting a boys-only book club.
There is a 'girl power' void in new books for Kiwi kids, according to judges on a children's book awards panel.
For many 20-year-olds $40,000 is the cost of a student loan, but for one high-school dropout, it's the price of a self-funded book tour.
Stephenie Meyer's The Host doesn't have much in common with her Twilight series, except maybe the potential for a franchise.
Dennis Rodman, one of basketball’s most outrageous personalities, has written a book for children.
The seven Ottley-Karena children don't hear the word 'careful'. Their parents believe it will make them overly-cautious.
You may think scary plots of kids' fantasy book could be bad for them, but an interest in fantasy fiction can be empowering in an overwhelming and confusing world.
The Brother Grimm's first tales were fraught with merciless aggression, vicious brutality, and deadly hostility.
David Walliams, one half of the comedy duo Little Britain, is becoming one of Britain's most popular children's authors.
A lively story about how a young boy and a pirate teach a cowboy to say sorry.
OPINION: Girls are looking for an alternative to the stereotypes they're presented with.
OPINION: What you should look for if you've never touched an ebook reader before.
Essential Mums takes a look at sturdy board boards produced with iconic New Zealand images for Kiwi babies.
The teenage author of a vampire fantasy novel has become the latest internet sensation to land a global publishing deal.
Judy Blume, the author of young adult books "Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret" and "Tiger Eyes," was diagnosed with breast cancer this summer and underwent a mastectomy, she said on her blog.
New Zealand is full of brilliant dads wanting to be better, says Ian Grant, "they just sometimes need some tips as to how".
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