Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Review: The Deep 1: Dragon Rider
Welcome to the world of The Deep . If you have not already entered this oceanic world, here is a fun place to begin. This junior novel, Dr...
10 Quirky Questions with author Bren MacDibble
1. What's your hidden talent? I can smell rain coming. This isn't a very useful talent in Australia.
Monday, 18 February 2019
Review: Girls Can Do Anything!
An empowering and uplifting book with a wonderful message that girls can do anything. With rhythm, rhyme and the perfect amount of repet...
Review: Louisiana's Way Home
Louisiana’s face on the jacket of Kate DiCamilo’s latest book is a fascinating portrait on reflection. It invites you on a journey you ...
Sunday, 17 February 2019
Young Adult Fiction February New Releases
It's already mid-February and with anticipated sequels, the TBR piles are gloriously stacking up. What to read first? Here's a snap...
Review: The House on the Mountain
There’s a house on the mountain where a loving family lives, surrounded by beautiful bushland. It’s summer and it’s very, very hot. Th...
Saturday, 16 February 2019
Review: Bear Moves
How many dances do you know? Bear knows heaps of them, and he loves to move! When the dancing mood hits him, which appears to be quite...
Friday, 15 February 2019
Junior Review: The Knot Impossible: Tales of Fontania
A young boy named Rufkin (the son of two rich actors) is left with an elderly couple due to his stage fright while his parents and his ol...
Review: Lola Dutch When I Grow Up
Lola Dutch wants to be so much. There are just too many opportunities, so many things she could grow up to be. How is she suppose...
Thursday, 14 February 2019
Review: My Heart
The art for this exquisite book was created with a printmaking process called monotype, using water based-inks and pencil. Its sha...
Review: On The Come Up
On the come up : something that is not quite happening yet, but on the verge of blowing up or making some serious noise. Straig...
Wednesday, 13 February 2019
Review: Night Walk
A simple night-time walk in the Australian bush becomes a lyrical, meditative journey in this captivating picture book from author/illust...
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