Friday, 29 May 2020
Junior Review: Slime
‘To say Ned was just an ordinary boy would be wrong. He wasn’t ordinary- he was extraordinary…’ Once there was an island and on that islan...
Review: The Bat Book
Charlotte Milner returns with another fantastic book. This time it is on the life of bats, the only mammal that can fly. It follows The B...
Thursday, 28 May 2020
Review: The Tell
Raze is an ordinary fourteen-year-old boy. Ordinary except that his father is one of Sydney’s major crime bosses and he is expected ...
Meet The Illustrator: Zafouko Yamamoto
Name : Zafouko Yamamoto (real name Zafeiroula Simopoulou) Describe your illustration style in ten words or less. That’s a tough one...
Wednesday, 27 May 2020
Look What I'm Reading! Sandy Fussell
Sandy Fussell loves words, numbers and the internet. She lives on the NSW south coast with her family, a Scottish deerhound and four cat...
Review: The Giant and the Sea
Oh, wow! A HUGE Wow. A powerful and breathtaking wow. From the cover, you know The Giant and the Sea is going to grab at your heartstri...
Tuesday, 26 May 2020
I knew I would love this book from the cover that images love and togetherness. A red breasted bird hovers over the head of two girls...
12 Curly Questions with author Brenda Gurr
1. Tell us something hardly anyone knows about you. I used to work casually as an actor and my agent once sent me to audition for t...
Monday, 25 May 2020
Review: The Schoolmaster's Daughter
January 1901 heralds a time of change for the nation and an equally great one for the schoolmaster’s daughter, Hannah Gilbert. She dreams...
Winner: Gregory Goose Is On The Loose! Prize Pack
Our lucky winner is... Jenny Catalano, QLD Congratulations! You have won a copy of each of the first four titles of the fantastic ...
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Review: Whitney and Britney: Chicken Divas
This picture book bedazzles from the get go. Explosive cover colour choices and a foiled glitter ball, (yes glitter ball!) shimmy in any l...
Guest Post: Scott Cranfield on His Children's Book Authoring Journey
My journey to becoming a children’s book author and creating The Wise Bear Storie s is quite an unusual one, but if you follow the sto...
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