Book of the week
The tale of Sleeping Beauty vividly and imaginatively re-told in one of the darkest moments in human history. A young American journalist is drawn to Europe and to the past as she investigates the mystery of her grandmother's life. From her grandmother she inherited a silver ring, a photograph, and the traditional tale of Briar Rose: clues that will ultimately lead her to a distant land and an astonishing revelation of death and rebirth.
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.
Over a thousand years ago, the wind, sea currents and stars brought people to the islands that became known as Aotearoa, the land of the long white cloud. Explore the defining moments of our history, captured by celebrated children's book creator Gavin Bishop, from the Big Bang right through to what might happen tomorrow. Discover Maori legends, layers of meaning and lesser-known facts.
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
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.
Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations.
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
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