On Wednesday 1 August, Hamilton will host a selection of the finalists of the 2018 New Zealand Awards for Children & Young Adults, ahead of the awards ceremony in Wellington on 8 August.
ALL SCHOOL EVENTS ARE FREE TO ATTEND, BUT BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL.
The authors appearing at the primary school events are:
Craig Phillips — Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts
Heather Haylock — Granny McFlitter the Champion Knitter
And for secondary schools:
Erin Donohue — Because Everything is Right but Everything is Wrong
Eileen Merriman — Pieces of You and Catch Me When You Fall
Hayley King (with Malcolm Clarke TBC) — Tu Meke Tūī!
Gareth Ward — The Traitor and the Thief
If you have any questions or would like to make a booking for your school group, please contact Emma at [email protected]