Auckland Writers and Readers Festival 2013

LogoChristchurch City Libraries connected you with the Auckland Writers and Readers Festival 2013 held from 15-19 May at the Aotea Centre, The Edge, in Auckland.

It’s an opportunity to share in a festival of ideas and literature — New Zealand’s largest literary event.

Our Festival coverage

A team of library staff — Rachel Huston, Robyn Stewart, Jane Keenan, and Donna Robertson — covered the festival.

We published interviews, reports on each day’s activities, and photos:

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Authors who attended the 2013 Auckland Writers and Readers Festival included:

New Zealand authors at the Festival include:

A sampler of Festival reads

Cover of With bold needle and thread Cover of I'm your man Cover of All Hell let looseCover of  Patched Cover of Return of a King Cover of  Life after life Cover of  The Artist of disappearance Cover of The Prisoner of Heaven Cover of The Crane wife Cover of Glass wings Cover of New Finnish grammar