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There are some links below for information on New Zealand Authors or you can click here to find information on the Christchurch City Libraries website.


Brian Falkner http://www.brianfalkner.co.nz

Author of "Henry and the Flea", check out this site for more information about this interesting New Zealand author.

Gavin Bishop http://www.gavinbishop.com New Zealand author and picture book artist. Well known especially for his Maori legends.


Joy Cowley http://www.joycowley.com The official Jow Cowley website, author of numerous children's books and most fondly known for her Greedy Cat series.

Margaret Mahy http://christchurchcitylibraries.com/margaretmahy A brief biography and click on awards for further information about her award winning career as a great New Zealand Author.

Lynley Dodd http://christchurchcitylibraries.com/Kids/ChildrensAuthors/LynleyDodd.asp Interview with award winning NZ author Lynley Dodd and links to further information about her books and her life. Famous for her much loved Hairy McLary and Slinky Malinky books.

Maurice Gee http://christchurchcitylibraries.com/Kids/ChildrensAuthors/MauriceGee Interview with Maurice Gee and links to further information.

Maria Gill http://www.mariagill.co.nz/ Children's author specialising in non-fiction and environmental writing.

Fleur Beale http://fleurbeale.com/ Fleur Beale's website and blog, lots of interesting things to discover about Fleur and her books and tips on becoming a writer...

David Hill http://christchurchcitylibraries.com/Kids/ChildrensAuthors/DavidHill.asp Interview with David Hill and links to information about him and his books