Who Dresses God? #BookGiveaway

#whodressesgod? #blogtour #booksontour #day1 A Chance to Win just in time for Christmas! 🎄 This gentle and thought-provoking rhyming story about a conversation about God is up for grabs – just in time to share with your loved ones over the holiday period. You could WIN a copy of Who Dresses God? by Teena Raffa-Mulligan READ MORE

Want to See More of Bruno?

#brunotheboisterousbluedogfromthebush #blogtour #booksontour #day12 Want to see even more of Bruno the Boisterous Blue Dog from the Bush? Take a look at some of its exuberant pages, with lively narrative by Robyn Osborne, and energetic illustrations by John Phillips. Published by Big Sky Publishing. #audiovisual #friendship #alliteration #australia #language   Robyn Osborne: website | facebook | instagram READ MORE

The Bruno Photo Gallery

#brunotheboisterousbluedogfromthebush #blogtour #booksontour #day11 Blimey! Bruno has beautified himself for a bonzer book photography shoot! Share in these beaut bonding moments between Bob and Bruno that will last a lifetime! Enjoy! 📸 *Photography by Books On Tour. Internal illustrations by John Phillips.   Robyn Osborne: website | facebook | instagram Bruno, the Boisterous Blue Dog from READ MORE

The Bruno Boisterous Paw-ty Event

#brunotheboisterousbluedogfromthebush #blogtour #booksontour #day9 G’DAY MATES! You’re Invited to an ALL-DAY BOISTEROUS PAW-TY EVENT! 🐶🐓🦎🐂 Let’s band together for a bonzer, bushwacking time at our beaut Bruno the Boisterous Blue Dog from the Bush Paw-ty Event! With open questions and boisterous posts, you’ll be a part of a group of best buddies benefitting from the READ MORE

How Much Does Children’s Literature Influence the Construction of Gender? by Robyn Osborne

#brunotheboisterousbluedogfromthebush #blogtour #booksontour #day8 How aware are you of gender stereotypical roles and attributes in children’s literature, and their influence on our young readers? An interesting topic, raised here by Robyn Osborne, and how she perceptively navigates this through her own writing. Thanks, Robyn!  It wasn’t until I became a parent, then later a teacher READ MORE

Review: Bruno, the Boisterous Blue Dog from the Bush by Robyn Osborne and John Phillips

#brunotheboisterousbluedogfromthebush #blogtour #booksontour #day4 Bruno, the Boisterous Blue Dog from the Bush, Robyn Osborne (author), John Phillips (illus.), Big Sky Publishing, July 2018. Blurb: Barefoot Bob and Bruno the Blue Heeler are best buddies. They live a simple life in the beautiful Aussie bush and life is bonzer! Then one day Bob hits the bonanza READ MORE

The Quick Six Interview with Susan Hancy

Welcome to the Quick Six Interview with Susan Hancy! HancyPancy (a.k.a. Susan Hancy) lives with her partner, twin toddlers and 3 cats amongst the kookaburras, cockatoos, possums and spiders in Sydney, NSW. She loves big ferocious animals as much as small cuddly ones, reading rhymes and writing witty words. For this newbie mum, time out READ MORE

It’s a Dog’s Life for Robyn Osborne: A Fun Interview

#brunotheboisterousbluedogfromthebush #blogtour #booksontour #day3 How did rescue animals get her writing? Why did she want to write a book with Aussie slang? What surprised her during Bruno’s creation? Robyn Osborne is here to spill it all… Robyn, you admit you are dog-obsessive! Your books clearly reveal this passion for the four-legged variety, including stories My READ MORE

Bruno, the Boisterous Blue Dog from the Bush BookGiveaway Bonanza!

#brunotheboisterousbluedogfromthebush #blogtour #booksontour #day2 🐶 Bonzer-iffic! It’s a #BookGiveaway Bonanza! 🐶 Best buddies Barefoot Bob the bushie and Blue Heeler Bruno want to share their bouncy story with you! So, we’re giving you the chance to honour all our best pals – our furry friends – with a little canine fun! You could WIN this READ MORE

Introducing Robyn Osborne and Bruno, the Boisterous Blue Dog from the Bush

#brunotheboisterousbluedogfromthebush #blogtour #booksontour #day1 It’s a real pleasure to introduce Robyn Osborne to Just Write For Kids and Books On Tour! She will bring so much passion, enthusiasm and energy to this blog tour, just like you’ll see in her books! And there are not many picture books that can match the liveliness that is READ MORE