Gecko Press warmly invites you to toast the festive season with us! When: Saturday 25 November 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm: come along with your children for storytime, workshops with Juliette MacIver (from 3 yrs) & Paul Beavis (from 9 yrs), do some Christmas shopping – The Children’s Bookshop staff will give you their best advice! 7.30 pm to late: enjoy drinks (homemade Curiously Good… Read more »
There was once a rabbit who’d never seen a wolf and a wolf who’d never seen a rabbit… Come along and join in our special storytime to celebrate Halloween on Saturday 4 November at 10am! Our friends from Gecko Press will be sharing the story of Wolfy, a masterful picture book by Grégoire Solotareff. Children… Read more »
Based sometimes in Wellington and sometimes in Paris, illustrator Sarah Wilkins has an international career working for some of the world’s leading publications. Sarah recently published The Longest Breakfast – A rambunctious story about the best meal of the day. RSVP here to join us for a talk about her artistic life between France and New Zealand. Koha… Read more »
Join us for a joyful launch with books, toast and honey!
What rhymes with Hippopotamus? This Bookshop Day, come and try out your best rhymes with Juliette MacIver in Christchurch.
This October we are celebrating our sometimes-scary lupine characters for Halloween.
One good dad can speak a lifetime of reading! Here are some of our Gecko Press favourites.
Growing up reading, digital distraction and and impressive dinner party line-up
A win, good company, and a thriving book scene at the 2017 Book Industry Awards!
A big congratulations to Juliette MacIver and Sarah Davis for their Best Picture Book win! To celebrate, the next 5 orders of That’s Not A Hippopotamus! on our website will be signed. Better be quick! book shop