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Jackie French announced as new Australian Children's Laureate - ABC Canberra - Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Jackie French’s goal is a book for every child in Australia, and a bed to read it in.
I was absolutely delighted to hear that Jackie French has been named as the new Australian Children’s Laureate. I am a massive fan of her books – picture books, novels and non fiction, and I can’t think of a better person to encourage reading in this country. 227 more words
Well, there is a first for everything! Having run numerous author events in school, the Library Ladiez decided to accept an invitation to take a party to BGS to hear the present Children’s Laureate and award winning author Malorie Blackman speak. 185 more words
Last night was the CBCA (Children’s Book Council of Australia) Christmas party, marking the beginning of the festive season. I am still in denial that this year is drawing to a close, there was so much I wanted to achieve and whilst I have come so close, I’ve not quite nailed it – yet, still 6 weeks to go! 153 more words