My CBCA Clayton’s Shortlist books – Australian publishing for young people is ALIVE AND WELL

What writers wouldn’t jump at the chance to get their hands on a year’s worth of new children’s books? An excuse to lie around for 2 months and read. A legitimate reason to put off doing housework and dealing with a large garden. Of course, it didn’t end up quite like the dream – I… Read More My CBCA Clayton’s Shortlist books – Australian publishing for young people is ALIVE AND WELL

Queensland children’s authors to protest

Many of Queensland’s children’s authors will take part in a peaceful protest in front of Brisbane city’s Dymocks Bookstore on Thursday 16th April. We disagree with the Coalition for Cheaper Books’ claims that removing the restrictions on the Parallel Importation of Books (PIRs) will allow them to sell cheaper books. This is not guaranteed at… Read More Queensland children’s authors to protest