Category Archives: Primary

The Wimpy Kid READ-A-THON!

To celebrate the upcoming release of The Long Haul (book 9) in the phenomenally popular Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, we are hosting The Wimpy Kid Read-a-thon! To help inspire your students to read, revisit or introduce a friend … Continue reading

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Stuff Happens

Four boys, four stories, four great Australian writers in an important new series Stuff happens sometimes. Everyday stuff. At school, at home, with sport, with mates. STUFF HAPPENS is a contemporary reflected reality fiction series for young boys aged 7 to … Continue reading

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New books for school – August/September 2014

We have some beautiful new books to share with you, suitable for all ages, for the months of August and September. We hope you enjoy sharing them with your students. If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to get … Continue reading

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Off the Shelf – July 2014 OUT NOW!

We are delighted to bring you our very latest edition of Off the Shelf! We have a jam packed edition for you this quarter and we hope you enjoy reading Issue 12. You can download Off the Shelf in the … Continue reading

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New books for school – June/July 2014

I Am Cow Hear Me Moo ILLUSTRATOR: GUS GORDON/ AUTHOR: JILL ESBAUM Best-selling author, Jill Esbaum, and celebrated illustrator, Gus Gordon, team up for this funny and oddly reassuring rhyming romp about the brilliantly brave . . . Nadine the Cow. Nadine … Continue reading

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New books for school -April/May 2014

APRIL  Max by MARC MARTIN Max and Bob are old friends. Max helps out in Bob’s shop, and in the evenings they go fishing together. Until one summer, when everything changes . . . From the winner of the 2013 Crichton … Continue reading

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Celebrate with us!

Please join us for an evening with Alison Lester and Elizabeth Honey to celebrate the launch of their new book Our Island. When: Thursday 15 May 2014 Time: 5:30 for 6pm start Where: Penguin Books Australia Office, 707 Collins St, Melbourne Refreshments … Continue reading

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