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In Conversation, The Australian Children's Laureates

Last night I had the pleasure in joining Australian Children’s Laureates Jackie French (current) and Alison Lester (2012-2013) in the beautiful Harper Collins offices in Sydney, as they discussed what it means to be the Australian Children’s Laureate. 231 more words

Kissed by the Moon - Alison Lester

“May you, my baby, eat from the garden, be kind to its creatures, and smile at the flowers.”

Anyone who is familiar with Alison Lester’s previous picture books (such as Magic Beach, Isabella’s Bed and Imagine) would know they were in for a treat with “Kissed by the Moon”. 105 more words


Duelling Alison

Last week I attended a masterclass with illustrator Alison Lester.  So inspiring I totally forgot to take photos to share the experience (sorry) but have a look at her website and the wonderful 25+ books Alison has been involved in either writing or illustrating. 354 more words

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Book review: The Quicksand Pony

The Quicksand Pony by Alison Lester, ISBN 9781742378008, Allen & Unwin


This book was a gift from Kailani’s Auntie Emma. 147 more words

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