The very last edition of Off The Shelf for 2013 is now live in the iTunes store, ready for free download in your Newsstand. If you already subscribe to Off The Shelf in Newsstand, simply check in and download the December edition, free of charge.
New subscribers need only download Newsstand to their Apple device and search for Penguin Teachers’ Academy. The rest is but a tap of the screen away.
This edition features articles by Adele Walsh – Program Coordinator for Centre of Youth Literature at the State Library of Victoria. Adele explores the myriad of benefits to using graphic novels in the classroom and library. Erin Wamala – Teacher Librarian and Manager of The Kids Bookshop, discusses Gay and Lesbian literature in your libraries and Fran Atkinson delivers a stellar interview with Alison Lester as she departs her role as Australian Children’s Laureate. We celebrate the Best Books of 2013 and much more!
For those of you without Apple devices – download the free PDF version of Off The Shelf December 2013 HERE.