The Quick Six Interview with Helen Castles on Scoop McLaren

Welcome to #TheQuickSixInterview with Helen Castles! It’s a pleasure to welcome children’s author, Helen Castles, to the blog! Helen is here to discuss her fun, captivating series for junior readers (and writers!), Scoop McLaren: Detective Editor, and in particular, the second title, Waves of Mystery. Keep your eyes open and pens ready to uncover more READ MORE

Pitch It! Competition 2020

Well, now this is exciting! The Pitch It! Competition is back for its third year running! And the team at Just Write For Kids Australia are deliriously overjoyed to share the new developments this year! If you’re like most writers, you’re probably itching for the chance to skip the slush pile and get your manuscript READ MORE

Max Booth Chip Blip Tech-tastic Educational Activities

#maxboothfuturesleuth #chipblip #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #day5 Drawing on the themes of science and technology, friendship, kindness to animals and animals in space in Cameron Macintosh and Dave Atze’s Max Booth Future Sleuth; Chip Blip, we will be focusing on some fun learning tasks to reinforce and develop understanding in the areas of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, READ MORE

Remain on High Alert – News on Max Booth from the Bluggsville Evening Post

#maxboothfuturesleuth #chipblip #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #day4 Senior journalist of the Bluggsville Evening Post maintains an interesting view on the case of the missing ‘Cosmic Collar’, and who they call, ‘Runaway Ragamuffins’ – Max Booth and Oscar B Beaglebot. Please read on to find out what they have to say… Article by Cameron Macintosh.     Follow READ MORE

#BookReview: Max Booth Future Sleuth #5: Chip Blip by Cameron Macintosh and Dave Atze

#maxboothfuturesleuth #chipblip #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #day3 #BookReview Max Booth Future Sleuth #5; Chip Blip, Cameron Macintosh (author), Dave Atze (illus.), Big Sky Publishing, July 2020.   Blurb: WHAT USE IS A CHIP THAT YOU CAN’T EAT? MAX IS ABOUT TO FIND OUT! Max and his robo-dog, Oscar, are baffled by the discovery of a tiny device READ MORE

Bluggsville Bulletin Newsflash! Exclusive Interview with Max and Oscar

#maxboothfuturesleuth #chipblip #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #day2 EXCLUSIVE NEWS! We’re thrilled to have collaborated with the reporter, aka Cameron Macintosh, at the Bluggsville Bulletin to bring you this insightful and eye-opening interview with none other than Max Booth and Oscar B Beaglebot about their time in 2424 when they discovered the microchip ID that belonged to the READ MORE

Will you WIN the Lucky Chip Blip Prize?

#maxboothfuturesleuth #chipblip #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #day2 It’s a Lucky Chip Blip #BookGiveaway! Do you want to go in the ‘Lucky Chip Blip’ draw for a CHANCE to WIN a copy of Max Booth Future Sleuth #5; Chip Blip by Cameron Macintosh and Dave Atze? Of course you do! This exciting book – from the microscopic to READ MORE

Max Booth Future Sleuth is back… with author Cameron Macintosh!

#maxboothfuturesleuth #chipblip #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #day1 We are absolutely delighted to welcome back talented author, and all-round funny man, Cameron Macintosh, for another spectacular book campaign! We can’t recommend Cameron’s Max Booth Future Sleuth series highly enough, with every new title offering plenty of laughs, suspense and new gadget discoveries galore! Check out our previous campaigns READ MORE

#BookReview: League of Llamas Books 1 and 2 by Aleesah Darlison

#BookReview: League of Llamas #1: The Golden Llama, League of Llamas #2: Llama Impossible, Aleesah Darlison (author), Simon Greiner (illus.), Penguin, March 2020. Blurb – The Golden Llama: The League of Llamas is on a mission to save the world! And – if Agent Phillipe Llamar can stop looking at his luxurious fringe in every READ MORE

Pitch It! Competition Winners 2019

Just Write For Kids Australia held its second annual writing competition for Australian writers of children’s literature throughout September this year. The aim was to forward a pitch for a manuscript to a publisher that is focused, concise and appealing; showcasing a strength in voice, marketability and writing ability. Our judging panel meticulously analysed each READ MORE