In the Spotlight

StaffStorytime

Staff Storytime

Watch our staff read some of their favourite stories.

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New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

Check out the winners for the 2021 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults. What a line up!

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What's hot? - The Boss Baby: Back in Business

All Libraries

Read the original picture book by Marla Frazee while you wait for Season 5 to be released on Netflix.

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uLIBRARY Bookworms Book Club

This month's eAudiobook is 'The Chocolate Factory Ghost' by David O'Connell. Login to uLIBRARY for access to the Bookworms Book Club.

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What to read next?

All Libraries and online

In addition to all kinds of books, we have puzzles, DVDs, CDs, magazines, board books for babies, readers, talking books, graphic novels, eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines!

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The BiblioFiles for Children

Online

Delve into our collections and discover your next read with our new blog highlighting some good picks for your next read!

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Homework Help

Online

Any Questions is a free online school and homework help website where you can chat online with a friendly librarian.

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Speak Maaori for Kids

Online

Let's memorise commonly used Te reo words and phrases!

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Click and Collect

Did you know you can 'Click and Collect' junior and preschooler book packs?

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Kits - Play and Enjoy!

All Libraries

Get ready to open a world full of fun and imagination!

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What to read next?

Struggling with what to read next? Find out something cool in the library catalogue! We have tons of good books, puzzles, kits, DVDs, magazines, graphic novels and much more!

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Colouring Pages

Get ready to have some colouring fun with Hamilton Libraries free printable colouring pages.

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Parents, Caregivers and Teachers

Find resources and activities that can help children become an engaged reader, including literacy advice, themed booklists, suggestions for early readers, information on events and more.

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