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Havelock North Intermediate Wins National Title In The ‘Sport Of Reading’

Monday, 16 November 2020, 6:00 am | Kids' Lit Quiz

Kids' Lit Quiz champions for 2020 is Havelock North Intermediate School. In a year where many events were cancelled due to COVID-19, Havelock North Intermediate in the Hawke’s Bay has battled the odds to take out the title of Kids’ Lit Quiz ... More >>

Kids’ Lit Quiz Returns To The New Zealand Stage

Friday, 19 June 2020, 1:42 pm | Kids' Lit Quiz

Young kiwi bookworms will be able to put their extra reading during the COVID-19 lockdown to good use when the New Zealand heats of Kids’ Lit Quiz resume in August. The annual event was put on hold following the first three South Island heats in ... More >>

World Final Of Kids’ Lit Quiz Due To Be Held In NZ Cancelled Due To Coronavirus

Thursday, 12 March 2020, 12:10 pm | Kids' Lit Quiz

The World Final of Kids’ Lit Quiz, due to be held in New Zealand in July, has been cancelled due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The world’s brightest young readers were due to descend on Southwell School in Hamilton in July, however ... More >>

Australia crowned Kids’ Lit Quiz world champions 2018

Wednesday, 4 July 2018, 3:56 pm | Kids' Lit Quiz

4 July 2018: A team from Australia has today triumphed over national champions from nine countries to win the 2018 world title in the “sport of reading”, at the Kids’ Lit Quiz world final. More >>

World’s brightest readers in Auckland for Kids’ Lit Quiz

Monday, 18 June 2018, 11:26 am | Kids' Lit Quiz

18 June 2018: The world’s brightest young readers will converge on Auckland next month as New Zealand hosts the Kids’ Lit Quiz 2018 World Final. More >>

Auckland’s Belmont Intermediate wins national title

Sunday, 10 June 2018, 7:05 pm | Kids' Lit Quiz

10 June 2018: A team from Auckland North Shore’s Belmont Intermediate has today triumphed over more than 2000 competitors to win the title of Kids’ Lit Quiz 2018 New Zealand champions. More >>

NZ’s best young readers compete in the ‘sport of reading'

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 12:28 pm | Kids' Lit Quiz

5 June 2018: The Kids’ Lit Quiz continues to prove a good book is just as strong as the pull of social media, with New Zealand’s best young readers facing off in the riveting and tension-filled national final on Sunday. More >>

New Zealand’s ‘other’ national sport has its time to shine

Monday, 16 May 2016, 12:46 pm | Kids' Lit Quiz

Monday, May 16 2016: There’s no denying that rugby is New Zealand’s national sport, with our All Blacks currently sitting atop the world podium, but for some it’s pipped at the post by another type of ‘sport’: reading. More >>




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