#InterviewByBook with Renee Price

Title: Digby and the Yodelayhee Who? Author: Renee Price Illustrator: Anil Tortop Publisher: Create It Kids Genre: Picture book Age Group: 2-7 years Please tell us a bit of what your book is about. Digby Fixit and his friends follow their second adventure, in an attempt to solve the mystery of a noisy noise. Could it be the sound of an ant trail? An instrument? An elephant? And why is it so noisy? What kinds of themes / issues are raised in this story? Digby and the Yodelayhee W...
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#InterviewByTheme with Renee Price

You won't be able to resist the charms of the alluring Renee Price in our 'Romance' themed interview! She's divine! 🌷💝 - Finish the sentence... "I'm so in love with..." Sleep. I never appreciated my relationship with it … then I had children. - Describe your writing style in an acrostic poem, using the letters, L-O-V-E. Lively Observant Vocal Evolving If you could receive any gift from any children's author or illustrator, what would it be and who would it ...
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Crowdfunding PART TWO: Tips for campaign set-up and success

Please click here to revisit Crowdfunding PART ONE: What is it and why should creatives consider it? Now that I had decided to crowdfund my first picture book, I had to make some important assessments and decisions. Which platform should I utilise and why? How likely am I to succeed in raising the funds required? What rewards would be appealing for those who pledge? How can I make my campaign stand out online? When should I launch the campaign? How can I reach a wide audience with news about ...
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Books Light Up Our World – Picture Book Reviews and Activities

Book Week is hosted annually by the Children's Book Council of Australia and this year marks the 70th anniversary celebration in honour of the inspirational work of Australian authors and illustrators. By promoting books we, as parents, educators, writers, children's literacy advocates, are encouraging children to read and inherit a love of books, and a love of learning. In 2015, Book Week will run from August 22nd - 28th with the brilliant theme of 'Books Light Up Our World'. Over two posts I ...
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