L P Hansen

L P Hansen

Author L P Hansen (Linda) writes about real kids in real adventures; about teenagers finding their true strengths as they respond to issues like threatened

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Alan Wade and Sarah Wade

Alan Wade and Sarah Wade

Alan Wade, from Wellington, originally began writing the Dreaded CurlyWurly Fish stories for his grandchildren. He wanted to create fun-filled adventure stories to make them

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Angie Belcher

Angie Belcher

Angie Belcher is both a writer and a teacher. Her love of outdoor adventure, including diving, caving, hiking, provide Angie with exciting writing prospects and

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Sally Sutton

Sally Sutton

Aucklander Sally Sutton has been writing picture books, children’s novels and plays for two decades. Her stories are celebrated for being ‘busy with joy, and

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Mary-anne Scott

Mary-anne Scott

Mary-anne Scott was born in Hastings, into a large family of nine children. Her mother, Joy Watson, authored the award-winning Grandpa’s Cardigan series. Reading and

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Victoria Muir author

Victoria Muir

Victoria Muir, aka Torie, is a part-time teacher, Reading Recovery trained, and an author, living in rural Bombay with her husband and four children. She’s

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SelinaTusitalaMarsh

Selina Tusitala Marsh

Dr Selina Tusitala Marsh is an Auckland-based Pasifika poet of Samoan, Tuvaluan, English, Scottish and French descent. She was the first Pacific Islander to graduate with

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Rachael King

Rachael King

Rachael King is a writer, reviewer, former literary festival director and ex-bass player living in Ōtautahi Christchurch. She’s the author of two novels for children:

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Lynda Tomalin NZ author

Lynda Tomalin

Lynda Tomalin lives in a small town in Waikato, where she writes sweet, swoony books about teenagers finding their place in the world. She is

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Jenna Brockett family

Jenna Brockett

Jenna lives in Auckland with her husband, daughter and son. As a designer and illustrator, her signature style and quality craftsmanship made her a hit

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Linda Jane Keegan

Linda Jane Keegan

Linda Jane Keegan is a writer and outdoor enthusiast with a background in ecology and environmental education. She is also a volunteer marine mammal medic

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Juliette MacIver

Juliette MacIver

Juliette MacIver is an award winning children’s picture book writer and a full-time mother of four. Her first book, Marmaduke Duck and the Marmalade Jam,

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Des Hunt

Des Hunt

Des Hunt lives at Matarangi on the Coromandel Peninsula. Some years ago he made the transition from writing textbooks for secondary students to novels for

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Susan Brocker

Susan Brocker

Susan Brocker has written over 50 fiction and non-fiction books for older children and teens, which have been published worldwide. She has a history degree

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J L Williams NZ author

J L Williams

J L (Janine) Williams lives in Whangarei, Northland. She writes compelling historical New Zealand fiction about young people with dreams. Her first book, Holding The

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Tessa Duder

Tessa Duder

Tessa Duder trained as a journalist and has published more than forty works of fiction, non-fiction and anthologies for both children and adults. Her debut

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Mr Mac

New Super Weirdos book

Mt Maunganui teacher releases third hilarious illustrated children’s novel Andrew Macdonald, aka Mr Mac, is once again making Kiwi kids laugh with his crazy alien

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Danni Rae NZ author

Danni Rae

Danni is a Wellington based zookeeper and conservationist with a passion for connecting children with animals and the environment. She has worked in Australia, New

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