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Storytime | Claire and the Weka

Claire loves her teddy bear and plays with him all the time. When Claire takes him on holiday to the Marlborough Sounds, a cheeky Weka wants to play with him as well! 
Claire and the Weka is a charming story about family and friends. 

Join Scorpio Books and author Rob Murfitt for a reading of New Zealand favourite, Claire and the Weka

Saturday 27 April, 11am 

in the Children's Corner at Scorpio Books

Free Event

 
       
     

Les Petits Kiwis Festival | Grannies and Villains

Award-winning French picture book author-illustrators Clotilde Perrin (Inside the Villains) and Eric Veillé (Encyclopedia of Grannies and My Pictures after the Storm) are touring New Zealand in May for the Embassy of France’s Les Petits Kiwis (Reading Kiwis) Festival in association with Gecko Press, Alliance Francaise and Institut Francais.
Join us for an activity-led discussion and workshop. See Eric and Clotilde turn pen and paper into fabulous characters before your eyes!

Thursday 2 May, 3.30pm in the Children's Corner at Scorpio Books

Free event, RSVP: Tamsin@scorpiobooks.co.nz



 

Poetry Launch | Ruth Hanover & Victoria Broome

Cold Hub Press and Scorpio Books warmly invites you to a double poetry launch: Other by Ruth Hanover and How We Talk to Each Other by Victoria Broome. To be introduced by Paul Millar and Morrin Rout, followed by readings from the authors.

Wednesday 27 March, 5.50pm drinks for 6pm start

at Scorpio Books

RSVP to Tamsin@scorpiobooks.co.nz

Book Launch | Frensham: A New Zealand garden

Quentin Wilson Publishing and Scorpio Books warmly invite you & a guest to the launch of Frensham: A New Zealand garden by Margaret Long & Juliet Nicholas. To be introduced by Di Madgin.
Divided by month and season, beginning with Summer, Margaret and Juliet, in words and images respectively, reveal the story of the garden and its changes during a year at Frensham.

Thursday 4 April, 5.30pm drinks for 6pm start

at Scorpio Books

RSVP to Tamsin@scorpiobooks.co.nz

Book Launch | Frensham: A New Zealand garden

Quentin Wilson Publishing and Scorpio Books warmly invite you & a guest to the launch of Frensham: A New Zealand garden by Margaret Long & Juliet Nicholas. To be introduced by Di Madgin.
Divided by month and season, beginning with Summer, Margaret and Juliet, in words and images respectively, reveal the story of the garden and its changes during a year at Frensham.

Thursday 4 April, 5.30pm drinks for 6pm start

at Scorpio Books

RSVP to Tamsin@scorpiobooks.co.nz

Book Launch | Frensham: A New Zealand garden

Quentin Wilson Publishing and Scorpio Books warmly invite you & a guest to the launch of Frensham: A New Zealand garden by Margaret Long & Juliet Nicholas. To be introduced by Di Madgin.
Divided by month and season, beginning with Summer, Margaret and Juliet, reveal the story of the garden and its changes during a year at Frensham.

Thursday 4 April, 5.30pm drinks for 6pm start

at Scorpio Books

RSVP to Tamsin@scorpiobooks.co.nz

Book Launch | Frensham: A New Zealand garden

Quentin Wilson Publishing and Scorpio Books warmly invite you & a guest to the launch of Frensham: A New Zealand garden by Margaret Long & Juliet Nicholas. To be introduced by Di Madgin.
Divided by month and season, beginning with Summer, Margaret and Juliet, reveal the story of the garden and its changes during a year at Frensham.

Thursday 4 April, 5.30pm drinks for 6pm start

at Scorpio Books

RSVP to Tamsin@scorpiobooks.co.nz