Kids Books with Michaela – Andy Griffiths
Jun20

Kids Books with Michaela – Andy Griffiths

Welcome to our new junior fiction blog! What is junior fiction? Basically, books aimed at 7-17 year olds. Most books in this category are chapter books and have JF on the spine label. So… why a...

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Children’s Book of the Year Shortlist 2017
Apr01

Children’s Book of the Year Shortlist 2017

Children’s Book Council of Australia – Shortlist for Book of the Year 2017 The Children’s Book Council has released the Shortlist for their annual awards to books of literary merit, for outstanding...

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Children’s Picture Book of the Year 2017
Mar18

Children’s Picture Book of the Year 2017

Children’s Book Council of Australia – Picture Book of the Year 2017 Here is the list of notable books for the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Picture Book of the Year. This category is...

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Children’s Book of the Year 2017 – Younger Readers
Mar15

Children’s Book of the Year 2017 – Younger Readers

Children’s Book Council of Australia – Young Readers Book of the Year 2017 Here is the list of notable books for the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Book of the Year: Younger Readers...

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Pram Jams with Mary – Bedtime
Mar07

Pram Jams with Mary – Bedtime

How do you introduce a bedtime routine for your baby? When your baby is about three months old you can try starting to introduce a routine in the evening. Try and make it stress free and fun for you...

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WAYRBA Shortlist 2017
Feb08

WAYRBA Shortlist 2017

West Australian Young Readers’ Book Award 2017 (WAYRBA) The WAYRBA awards are a reader’s choice award, nominated, and voted on by young people in Western Australia. To be eligible the book needs to...

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Most popular children’s books of 2016
Jan16

Most popular children’s books of 2016

What do The wrong book, Roald Dahl, an Italian mouse, and LEGO have in common? The most borrowed kids’ library books of 2016.   There were over 250,000 loans of kids’ books...

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Pram Jams with Mary – Summer
Nov15

Pram Jams with Mary – Summer

At long last, after a very cold winter, summer is finally on its way. You can put the winter clothes away and get the summer shorts and tee shirts out. Mums and dads will be pleased to be able to do...

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Storytime with Jessica – Lynley Dodd
Oct18

Storytime with Jessica – Lynley Dodd

Storytime with Jessica – Lynley Dodd I was trying to work out what theme to write about this week but nothing was interesting enough. Until I had a look at next week’s Storytime theme...

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Speech Pathology Australia – Book of the Year 2016
Oct12

Speech Pathology Australia – Book of the Year 2016

Speech Pathology Australia’s Book of the Year Shortlist 2016 The Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards aim to promote children’s books as literacy tools, as well as raising...

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