Karen and Chrissy – Author Talk – Sat 10th Nov

Karen and I would love to see you down at the Pt Chevalier Library - Auckland on Sat 10 Nov, 11am! We will answer all your awesome questions and sign books too :)

Book Launch: Elastic Island – Port Mugaloo

You are invited! Come on down to The Dorothy Butler Children's Bookshop on 8th of Sep at 3.30pm! Don't forget to RSVP :)

EDUCATION: The importance of the ‘middle reader’ years for creating lifelong readers

Karen the very talented Author of Elastic Island has written a brilliant article about books for our middle readers. An extract is below but you can check out the fill link here. ​I was ten years old when I first fell in love with books, and I remember the excitement of reading a novel that I couldn’t put down, The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis, and then the entire Narnia series. I read, and reread these books, before going on to discover other authors and worlds of escape. It created a lifelong love of reading which has led to me being a published author of fourteen books. I’m best known where I live in New Zealand, but...

Getting ready for an Elastic Island Adventure!

Its been an exciting week as the First in this exciting series Elastic Island books are ready! We have a special Launch that you are invited to! At the very special Dorothy Butlers Children shop on the 13th May. RSVP to shop@dorothybutler.co.nz. Hope to see you there!