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This week in storytime...


Thank you to audience who helped us read Magic Beach on Saturday — we look forward to more story helpers! Our four stories this week are: 113 more words

Picture Books (0-5 Years)

Kissed by the Moon by Alison Lester

Kissed by the Moon by Alison Lester, hardback picture book, published by Penguin Group (Australia) in 2013.

The wishes of a mother for her child. From waking to birdsong, experiencing the great variety of nature, and drifting into dreams, … 105 more words

Book Review

This week in storytime...


Thank you to the small but devoted audience who helped us launch Storytime at Fairfieldbooks last Saturday — we look forward to seeing you again this week! 89 more words

Children's Books

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

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