Life Lessons for Joy’s Journey

#joysjourney #bookcampaign #booksontour Joy’s Journey is a beautifully empowering story with a valuable message in discovering your own joys in life. Whether your journey takes you on worldly travelling adventures, or simply reflecting upon the person that you are, this gorgeous book has the potential to enlighten and ‘teach’ children about various topics and perspectives. READ MORE

Finding Joy in Writing for Children: Interview with Jacinta Farragher

#joysjourney #bookcampaign #booksontour Her joy in the writing of Joy’s Journey really shines through. Jacinta Farragher is the author of this new gorgeous picture book, and she’s here to chat about her journey from initial concept to publication. Thanks, Jacinta! 🙂 Jacinta, congratulations on the release of your thoughtful and adventurous picture book, Joy’s Journey! READ MORE

#BookReview: Joy’s Journey by Jacinta Farragher and Manka Kasha

#joysjourney #bookcampaign #booksontour #BookReview: Joy’s Journey, Jacinta Farragher (author), Manka Kasha (illus.), Little Steps Publishing, March 2022. Blurb: When she hears about a magical paradise where wishes come true, Joy sets off to find it. She travels over land and sea, to see what she can see. She becomes a bold adventurer, to be what READ MORE

Jacinta Farragher’s Journey to Publication

#joysjourney #bookcampaign #booksontour Jacinta Farragher has spent the past couple of years or so knuckling down and learning the craft of writing for children. Through networking, study and obtaining thorough feedback, Jacinta’s road to publication was finally achieved, and her hard work and dedication paid off. Thanks to Jacinta for sharing her journey to publishing READ MORE

Your Wish to WIN Joy’s Journey Can Come True!

#joysjourney #bookcampaign #booksontour What’s your biggest wish? ***UPDATE: COMPETITION NOW CLOSED *** Joy’s Journey enlightens and uplifts with the dual underlying messages of discovering one’s sense of adventure – through time and space – and discovering oneself – through finding the core of who you are. Author Jacinta Farragher delights her readers with her lyrical READ MORE

The Joy of Discovering Jacinta Farragher

#joysjourney #bookcampaign #booksontourpr What a joy it is to have passionate children’s author, Jacinta Farragher, here to share her own journey in life and in publishing her stunning, uplifting and insightful picture book – Joy’s Journey! This beautiful lyrical story, superbly illustrated by Manka Kasha, is one that will certainly touch every mind, heart and READ MORE

Blimey! What a Bonzer Book Blog Tour with Bruno!

#brunotheboisterousbluedogfromthebush #blogtour #booksontour #day14 Blimey! That was totally bonzer! What a book – brimming with the best alliteration, awesome Aussie slang and dinky-di Australiana life! It contains beautiful messages in friendship and the notions that ‘money can’t buy happiness’ and the importance of having a place to call home. The Bruno the Boisterous Blue Dog from READ MORE

Picture book review: Bubbles and Puddles

Review: Bubbles and Puddles, Michelle Wanasundera (author), Thana-one Yazawa (llustrator.), Lilly Pilly Publishing, 2017 “These are perfect stories to read before I go to sleep.” These were the words my 7-year-old son spoke after I read him the first page-long story in Bubbles and Puddles, a collection of delightfully eclectic rhyming stories, covering a diverse READ MORE

#InterviewByBook with June Perkins

Title: Magic Fish Dreaming Author: June Perkins Illustrator: Helene Magisson Publisher: Gumbootspearlz Press Genre: Poetry ISBN: ISBN 9780980731187 DETAILS ON BOOK: Paper back. 17 poems, 48 pages in total, title index, 2 sections, 210mm X 284mm, extensive educational notes and suggested activities available. Age Group: 4 and up, for independent readers 8 and up Please tell READ MORE

#InterviewByBook with Devon Sillett

Title: The Leaky Story Author: Devon Sillett Illustrator: Anil Tortop Publisher: EK Books Genre: Picture book Age Group: 4 – 8 Please tell us a bit of what your book is about. When a book is ignored for too long, the story starts to leak out into the home of an unsuspecting family! J.J. (the READ MORE