Davina Bell and Jane Godwin Queensland Tour 2016!

Click on cover to pre-order for March 1st release. Hattie and Mama are preparing for Dad’s party. Everything’s going well, until it’s time for Hattie’s afternoon nap. Hattie’s not even sleepy! But Mama looks tired....

‘The Fairy Dancers’ Book Launch

'The Fairy Dancers' Book Launch So you know how, for the last two years or so, 'Ruby Red Shoes' has been THE Christmas gift book to give to sweet young readers? Well, while we wait...

The ‘Meet…’ Series: ‘Welcome to the World ‘Meet…Sidney Nolan’

The 'Meet...' Series: Welcome to the World 'Meet... Sidney Nolan' Random House has done a simply brilliant job with the 'Meet...' series; a picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's...

Lottie and Pop Book Launch!

Lottie and Pop Book Launch! Some time ago now, a lady named Shivaun contacted me about her text for a book. Lots of people contact me about their text for a book, and I almost...

The Anti-Princess Club Series

The Anti-Princess Club Series It's hard being a ten-year-old girl when everyone wants to turn you into a princess. Welcome to the lives of Bella, Grace, Chloe and Emily... 'The Anti-Princess Club'series is aimed squarely at...

Book Launch: ‘Deadly D and Justice Jones’

Book Launch: 'Deadly D and Justice Jones' I have spoken before about how I really loved the first book in the Deadly D and Justice Jones series (here) and I have interviewed co-authors Scott Prince...

Blog Blast: Tottie and Dot

Blog Blast: Tottie and Dot Join in the fun of the blog blast to launch 'Tottie and Dot', written by Tania McCartney and illustrated by Tina Snerling, here. Tottie and Dot live side by side. All is...

Review of ‘Bus Fuss’

Review of 'Bus Fuss' Written by Tom Skinner. Illustrated by Janet Wolf. Publisher: New Frontier Age Range: Early Childhood Themes: rhyming, counting, Australian animals. I’ve been a great fan of Tom Skinners book ‘Round Fish, Square Bowl’ for some...

Book People: Belinda Jeffrey

Book People: Belinda Jeffrey The Story Behind 'It Wasn't Me' I recently went to the launch of ‘It Wasn’t Me’ by Belinda Jeffrey at Avid Reader. It was an utterly delightful launch complete with bubble blowing...

Review of ‘The Boy on the Page’

Review of ‘The Boy on the Page’ We went to the launch of ‘The Boy on the Page’ on the weekend. I’ve had my review of this book written for nearly a month now but...