The winner of the 6th Indie Awards has just been announced, with four category winners and an overall Book of the Year. As one of the member stores who participated in both the judging of the short listed fiction books, and as a voter in the awards, I am very happy with the result. 111 more words
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Currently Australia’s Children’s Laureate, Alison Lester is one of my outright favourite authors and illustrators. She just so delightfully captures the everyday whimsy of an Australian childhood, and her recent publication ‘Kissed by the Moon’ is no exception. 75 more words
It’s Nonfiction Picture Book Wednesday!
I am so excited to share the nonfiction book I am currently reading and talking about with my students: Sophie Scott Goes South… 497 more words