The Quick Six Interview with Wendy Buss and Creme and Caramel’s Big Adventure

Welcome to #TheQuickSixInterview with Wendy Buss! It’s always wonderful to welcome new authors to the blog, and today we have Wendy Buss, picture book author of Creme and Caramel’s Big Adventure; a story of two adventurous guinea pigs and a rascally housecat, with the themes of anti-bullying, courage and a positive attitude. Thanks for being here, READ MORE

The Quick Six Interview with Anita Zurbrugg and My Brother is an Alien

Welcome to #TheQuickSixInterview with Anita Zurbrugg! We’re thrilled to welcome another new author to the blog; Anita Zurbrugg shares her humorous sibling rivalry adventure story into the life of changing family dynamics and a new baby. It’s ‘My Brother is an Alien’! Can’t wait to learn more about this lively, bright and out-of-this-world story! Thanks READ MORE

The Quick Six Interview with Larissa Collins and Be Brave Beatrice

Welcome to #TheQuickSixInterview with Larissa Collins! It’s a pleasure to welcome debut picture book author, Larissa Collins, to the blog, here to discuss her story on children’s health, the important role of families, and the promotion of resilience; Be Brave Beatrice! This is a light-hearted and funny tale about coping with the unpleasantness of being READ MORE

#BookReview: You Can Be A Writer by Teena Raffa-Mulligan

#youcanbeawriter #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #BookReview You Can Be A Writer, Teena Raffa-Mulligan (author), Sea Song Publications, February 2021. Blurb: Anyone can write stories. You can too! Writing stories is like having an adventure. This book will lead you on your own story adventure. Imagination is your passport. It can take you anywhere. Start with an idea… choose READ MORE

You Can Be a Winner! It’s the You Can Be A Writer #BookGiveaway!

#youcanbeawriter #bookcampaign #booksontourpr Tell us your favourite story for your CHANCE to WIN!  You Can Be A Writer is an encouraging, empowering and motivational guide for young writers to bloom with their own seeds of ideas for imaginative and well-structured stories! For your CHANCE to WIN a copy of this handy book by Teena Raffa-Mulligan, all you need to do is READ MORE

Answering the Questions! Article by Allison Paterson

#australiaremembers2 #customsandtraditionsoftheadf #bookcampaign #booksontourpr Why? A simple question with some thought-provoking, in-depth answers. Curiosity settled (or sparked!) with the help of knowledgeable expert on the subject of Australian war history – Allison Paterson! Thanks! 🙂 Why?  How often do we hear that simple word? This one-word question is a sign of an inquiring mind, a thirst for READ MORE

#BookReview: Australia Remembers 2 by Allison Paterson

#australiaremembers2 #customsandtraditionsoftheadf #bookcampaign #booksontourpr   #BookReview: Australia Remembers 2: Customs and Traditions of the Australian Defence Force, Allison Paterson (author), Big Sky Publishing, March 2021. Blurb: On Anzac Day and Remembrance Day, we gather at commemorative services and parades all over Australia and the world. Did you know that at these events we can see traditions that READ MORE

A Significant Event: It’s the Australia Remembers 2 #BookGiveaway!

#australiaremembers2 #customsandtraditionsoftheadf #bookcampaign #booksontourpr Answer THREE Fast Facts for your CHANCE to WIN!  Australia Remembers 2: Customs and Traditions of the Australian Defence Force is a visual and informational treasure trove of facts, narratives and activities all about the significance of the customs and traditions of Australia’s Defence Force. For your CHANCE to WIN a copy of this phenomenal book by READ MORE

Educational Activities: Responsibility with The Mouse and the Egg

#thewindandthemouse #themousenandtheegg #bookcampaign #booksontourpr The Willing Kids Program series provides myriad of opportunities for literacy and social-emotional growth in young children, and to a range of abilities. The first two books, The Wind and the Mouse and The Mouse and the Egg, focus on themes such as kindness, responsibility, adapting to change and courage, in fun, gentle and READ MORE

Picture Books and Animation – Article by Michelle Worthington

#thewindandthemouse #themousenandtheegg #bookcampaign #booksontourpr “A powerful learning experience.” Thanks to Michelle Worthington for sharing her motivation behind the development of her animation series, including The Wind and the Mouse, and The Mouse and the Egg from The Willing Kids Program. These animated, reading recordings are a visual, sensory treat and an ideal companion to the newly READ MORE