& Readers Festival
WELCOME to the 2016 WORD Christchurch Writers & Readers Festival, with 80 events and over 100 speakers from New Zealand and the world to inspire, inform and entertain you. This festival we are embracing the theme of ‘Planet and People’, and we hope you find much to enjoy.
An Evening with Justin Cronin
In 2010, Justin Cronin’s The Passage was a phenomenon. The unforgettable tale that critics and readers compared to the novels of Cormac McCarthy, Michael Crichton and Margaret Atwood became a Read more
Treehouse Tales with Andy Griffiths
SOLD OUT! The most popular treehouse in children’s fiction is back, now with 78 storeys! Andy and Terry have added 13 new levels to their spectacular treehouse, including a drive-thru car Read more