Te Awhi Rito New Zealand Reading Ambassador advocates for and champions the importance of reading in the lives of young New Zealanders, their whānau, and communities. As a national reading role model, they will build visibility and awareness of reading across all sectors in Aotearoa New Zealand, helping to create a nation of readers.
Once upon a time there was a story
Ben muses on Matariki and the universality of origin stories.
Tauparapara o Te Awhi Rito Reading Ambassador
Hear Ben Brown Te Awhi Rito Reading Ambassador’s tauparapara.
Ben Brown on the Northland Story Tour
In June, Ben spent a week visiting schools on the Storylines Northland Story Tour.
Tauparapara o Te Awhi Rito and Phantom posters
Keep an eye out for Ben Brown's tauparapara on posters in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.