An oral history of Begin End Begin: A #LoveOZYA anthology

This week, TMB is excited to be highlighting a shiny new YA release. Begin, End, Begin: A #LoveOzYA anthology showcases some of the brightest stars on the Australian YA scene, and makes the perfect gift...
Book review: Dragonfly Song by Wendy Orr

In the lead-up to the announcement in August of the CBCA Book Of The Year Awards, Team Megan's Blog plans to bring you reviews of as many shortlisted books as we can. This week, Australian...
Hetty Feather by Jacqueline Wilson reviewed by a kid book blogger

The lovely Jazzy is back this week with a brand-new review for your reading pleasure! Megan loves sharing her blog with young reviewers, and Jazzy is one of her favourites. This week, she's reviewing...
The story behind A Most Magical Girl by Karen Foxlee

*Please see the end of this article for a special message Karen Foxlee's 'A Most Magical Girl' is having a well-deserved most magical run in 2017. Not only has A Most Magical Girl won the...

Eco Books and Products on Sale! Public service announcement! Biome has 25% off ‘almost’ everything for two days. Discolosure: I am an affiliate for them, meaning  the CBD site gets a small commission to fund...
Daily Reading in the Daley Household

Raising a Reader This is a summarized version of an article I wrote for subscribers to my weekly blog newsletter. When you subscribe on the front page of the blog, you are directed to a link where you can download...

Children’s Book Council of Australia | Children’s Book of the Year Awards   Book Week 2013 | Read Across the Universe | August 17th – August 23rd Book Week is a nationwide celebration of books, reading...

Reading Lists for Nine Year Olds + I love a list. I think it’s the librarian in me. I love lists nearly as much as my long time teacher librarian friend and colleague, Kristen. Her lists...

Children's Literature Quotes You'd never believe it I know...but I adore all things children literature and I am particularly in awe of the authors, illustrators and publishers who create such amazing works. This is one of...

Holiday Reading and Writing Journals Recently I found one of my old holiday journals. It is full of glued in Christmas cards, bus tickets, movie tickets, whinges and reflections on a family holiday, letters from...