Auckland Libraries: My librarian

My librarian

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Our librarians have varied tastes in books, from graphic novels and literary classics to quirky nonfiction and kids’ stories. Take a look at our featured librarians below and get a personalised list of books sent to your inbox. While you wait, browse our book lists for recommendations on a multitude of topics.  

Corrine

Librarian, Blockhouse Bay Library

Corrine the Librarian

Interests:

  • children's fiction
  • children's nonfiction
  • teen fiction
  • picture books
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Sergio

Librarian, Grey Lynn Library

Sergio the Librarian

Interests:

  • graphic novels
  • comics
  • manga
  • zines
  • jazz
  • instrumental music
  • animation
  • film & tv
  • art history
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Kezia

Librarian, Mahurangi East Library

Kezia the Librarian

Interests:

  • historical
  • romance
  • crime
  • thrillers
  • biography
  • Christian
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Amy

Librarian, Howick Library

Amy the Librarian

Interests:

  • contemporary fiction
  • coming-of-age
  • music biographies and memoirs
  • personal growth
  • poetry
  • English language
  • movies
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Julie

Librarian, Te Matariki Clendon Library

Julie the Librarian

Interests:

  • historical
  • royal medieval
  • romance
  • urban fantasy
  • adventure
  • travel memoir
  • craft
  • cooking
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Leah

Librarian, Rānui Library

Leah the Librarian

Interests:

  • LGBTQIA+
  • biographies
  • memoirs
  • history
  • graphics
  • cultural commentary
  • teen fiction
  • general fiction
  • fantasy
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Anne

Librarian, Mahurangi East Library

Anne Dickson

Interests:

  • general fiction
  • historical
  • fantasy
  • cookbooks
  • sports
  • animals
  • biographies
  • picture books
  • children’s fiction
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Annie

Librarian, Helensville Library

Interests:

  • fantasy
  • romance
  • children's and teens' fiction
  • picture books
  • crafts
  • science
  • history
  • anthropology
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Barbara

Librarian, Takapuna Library

Barbara the Librarian

Interests:

  • fiction
  • biographies
  • Irish authors
  • critically acclaimed
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Gabriel

Librarian, Epsom Library

Gabriel the Librarian

Interests:

  • pulp fiction
  • noir
  • speculative fiction
  • New Zealand history
  • sports journalism
  • essays
  • creative nonfiction
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Karen

Librarian, Central City Library

Interests:

  • classic & contemporary literature
  • poetry
  • essays
  • cultural commentary
  • memoirs & biographies
  • cult fiction
  • LGBTIQ
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