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Witchy Web Comic
Ariel Slamer Ries’s webcomic, now published in graphic novel format by Lion Forge, takes place in the magical world of Hyalin, where witches’ magic depends on the length of their hair. But revealing one’s power can be perilous.
Space Boy (Web Comic)
A girl who belongs in a different time. A boy possessed by an emptiness as deep as space. A story about an alien artifact, a mysterious murder, and a love that crosses light years.
Book of the week
Being a kid can really stink. And no one knows this better than Greg Heffley, who finds himself thrust into high school where undersized weaklings share the hallways with kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving.
The New Zealand Wars
"NZ Wars: Stories of Waitara" combines oral histories, state of the art animations and powerful dramatic re-enactments to bring to life the narratives of Te Ātiawa in their epic battle against the military might of the British Empire.
Aroha: Māori wisdom for a contented life lived in harmony with our planet, Elder, Hinemoa.
Project Gutenberg is a library with many many free eBooks. Choose among free epub and Kindle eBooks, download them or read them online. You will find the world's great literature here, with focus on older works for which copyright has expired.
St Mary's Star of the Sea Catholic Parish
Our Parish website, mass times, homilies and other items of interest.
Get the facts about Matariki – a star cluster known worldwide and treasured in Aotearoa New Zealand. Te Papa Tongarewa
Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations.
When Dearly's Dalmatians have their first litter of pups—fifteen in all—everyone is delighted. But their joy is shortlived, for the pups are kidnapped! Scotland Yard is baffled, but the keenest canine minds are on the case—and on the trail of Cruella de Vil, the most fiendish person to ever covet a fur coat.
Need a good NCEA Level 1 & 2 book for your Wide Reading? You've come to the right place.
The Treaty of Waitangi
The story of how New Zealand's founding document was born - and how it lives on
National Geographic Kids
A complete archive of the National Geographic magazine - every page of every issue - along with a cross-searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images, and videos.
Bridget Williams Books
The BWB New Zealand History Collection is a searchable eBook collection which includes a wide range of award winning New Zealand history and biography.
EPIC gives you access to thousands of electronic resources. Magazines, newspapers, biographies, reference works, images, ebooks, and multi-media at your fingertips.
The Encyclopedia of New Zealand is the complete guide to our peoples, environment, history, culture and society.
Proud to be Catholic
Find all the information that you may require about our Diocese, with links to other websites of interest.
The best Deaf and hard of hearing educational video content New Zealand has to offer from Deaf Education NZ
The Topic Explorer helps you find quality, curated resources on a range of topics to support and inspire inquiry