Tuesday, 26 September 2017
12 Curly Questions with author Meg McKinlay
1. Tell us something hardly anyone knows about you. I was once on a Japanese high school cheerleading team. My role involved yelling: ...
Monday, 25 September 2017
Review: Being You is Enough
Josh Langley has created a very important book. It is simple, colourful and humorous, but most importantly it touches the heart. Being y...
Review: The Scared Book
What do you think a book might feel about the characters that inhabit it? This highly engaging and interactive picture book explores t...
Sunday, 24 September 2017
Review: Orbiting Jupiter
Gary Schmidt is a master storyteller. He showed me everything I needed to know about Jack and his parents, about Joseph and his complicate...
Review: Stitches and Stuffing
Carrie Gallasch's first picture book, Stitches and Stuffing is a memorable story about the relationship a little girl has with her...
Saturday, 23 September 2017
Review: Pelle No-Tail Pulls Through: Book 3
Pelle No-Tail Pulls Through, the third book in this excellent series, again sees the nasty Mans following one direction in life; maki...
Friday, 22 September 2017
Guest Post: Emma Middleton on Lions in Our Living Room
Today we are elated to have the beautiful, Emma Middleton share her thoughts behind her new picture book The Lion in our Living Room . This ...
News: A Big Year of Publishing for Kate DiCamillo in 2018
We have some exciting news from our friends at Walker Books Australia that fans of Kate DiCamillo will absolutely adore. In 2016, ...
Thursday, 21 September 2017
Meet the Illustrator: Jules Faber
Describe your illustration style in ten words or less. Crayon clutched in fist with tongue poking out in concentration! What items a...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Review: Irish Gold
Head of an Irish family of immigrants from Belfast, Daniel Toomey is a constable in the Port Phillip District during the gold rush of ...
Review: On the Way to Nana's
An adventure across the Kimberley is told in playful, rhyming language, counting down from 15 to one. The long journey takes us from Br...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
12 Curly Questions with author Amanda Holohan
1. Tell us something hardly anyone knows about you. When I was a little kid I walked with my toes facing inward. 'Pigeon-toed...
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