The Storylines Margaret Mahy Medal Presentation and National Awards Day is Storylines’ annual celebration of New Zealand’s authors, their books and achievements. It is held in Auckland each year on the weekend closest to International Children’s Book Day
, 2 April - Hans Christian Andersen's birthday.
In 2017 it is being held on Sunday 2 April.
To confirm your attendance please RSVP by 1 April.
It is an afternoon of fellowship and celebration, with the presentation of the Margaret Mahy Lecture by the winner of the Margaret Mahy Medal and the announcement of Storylines awards. These include:
The afternoon also features
Storylines thanks zeald.com for their ongoing support of the Storylines website.
- the opportunity to meet New Zealand authors and illustrators
- The annual Storylines Foundation AGM and presentation of the annual report of eh Foundation and the Storylines Trust.