Books by David Hill
The highest quality books in five genres published between August 2022 and November 2023.
Read on for book recommendations that tie into the new NZ school history curriculum
Looking for your kid's next great read? Let our Puffin Ambassadors tell you why you should pick up Coastwatcher, a thrilling adventure novel for 9+ readers.
Figuring out how to talk to children about difficult emotions can sometimes feel impossible. Books can offer a good gateway to starting these conversations. Here are some books that might help you to navigate those tricky topics.
Sometimes a story is best told alongside a beautiful picture, Here's a small selection of some of our favourite 2020 picture books from local creators.
Download our Taking the Lead word search here!
The Prime Minister of New Zealand is famous for her empathy and leadership skills.
Give the gift of time to your little one and choose one of these gorgeous picture books to read together and treasure this Christmas.
Our Kiwi legends series has delved into the stories of many New Zealanders of note: Edmund Hillary, Burt Munro, Jean Batten and Peter Blake.
We sat down for a chat with David Hill and Phoebe Morris, the great minds behind the latest story in the Kiwi Heroes series: Dinosaur Hunter.
Meet Joan Wiffen, a super-determined, self-taught palaeontologist, and a Kiwi Hero! Who is your Kiwi Hero? Print off our activity sheet below and draw a picture of them!
Use the key to unlock the secret message!
The co-creators of Hero of the Sea interview each other about writing, illustrating and their latest collaboration.
Read the story being discussed on Jesse Mulligan’s show on Radio New Zealand on 17 May 2018