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 »
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
That’s Not A Hippopotamus wins Best Picture Book at the 2017 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults.
If reading is a bowl of cabbage, then we need to serve it with salt and pepper and garlic and butter and chilli and vinegar. Julia Marshall describes the importance of diverse reading at The Sapling.
Simon, the cheeky rabbit who only says “Poo Bum!”, comes to TV.
Every review on our website goes in the draw to win a surprise book!