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2014 Prime Minister's Literary Awards

Last night the 2014 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards were announced in Melbourne and handed out by the Prime Minister and the Minister for the Arts. At the awards Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced the establishment of the Book Council of Australia with the aim to “promote good reading as well as good writing”. 580 more words

Literary Events

Stories from the Pyjamaverse

I have been lucky enough to participate in the Sydney Writers’ Festivals, first children’s ‘Festival of Moving Stories’. This has involved drawing bus sized characters (see older posts for ‘Russ the Story Bus’), School talks with a host of other Authors and illustrators and the totally amazing stage experience of ‘Stories from the Pyjamaverse’. 102 more words

Tony Flowers

The Children’s Festival of Moving Stories

By Vanessa Watson

Nov. 3, 2014, 3:30 p.m.

Children’s book artist Tony Flowers, who also teaches art and design at the Western Sydney Institute of TAFE’s Kingswood campus.                                                                                                                                             599 more words

Tony Flowers

Children’s festival of moving stories and Russ the Bus

From the 14th of November to the 5th of December the Sydney Writers’ Festival “Children’s festival of moving stories” is on, packed for of events with Australian authors and illustrators. 170 more words

Tony Flowers