Monthly Archives: June 2013
Welcome to our second edition of Off the Shelf for 2013. This is very special celebratory edition, focussed on our Our Australian Girl authors and illustrators. Happy reading, we hope you enjoy! Click on the image below to read Off … Continue reading
Just in time for school holidays! Andy Roid HQ, the brand new interactive website designed to support the phenomenally successful series by author Felice Arena is live. Truly innovative in its design andyroidhq.com has an interactive comic strip with multiple choices options, … Continue reading
Classics that made great films… Great Expectations Charles Dickens A terrifying encounter with an escaped convict in a graveyard on the wild Kent marshes; a summons to meet the bitter, decaying Miss Havisham and her beautiful, cold-hearted ward Estella; the … Continue reading
Classics, classics everywhere! It seems no matter where you look at the moment there is a classic title being made into a film, a stage play, a musical or enjoying a brand new cover to give it a fresh new … Continue reading
It can be handy to have a list of non-fiction ‘story’ resources for use with primary and secondary students. These might link in with a particular unit of enquiry or perhaps you find that non-fiction stories have more appeal more … Continue reading
Hazel Edwards, author of the beloved Hippopotamus picture books, has been awarded an OAM (Medal of the Order of Australia) in the 2013 Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Congratulations, Hazel!