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Congratulations Tom Jellett and Donna Rawlins!

Tom and Donna have been shortlisted for the 59th Annual APA Book Design Awards 2011 They are one of four finalists in The Best Designed Children’s Picture Book Award for their work in last years best-selling, My Dad Thinks He’s … Continue reading

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Jedda Robaard Radio Interview

Jedda’s Radio Interview While she is a new illustrator in the published world, Jedda Robaard’s first picture book (written by Melissa Keil) has already caused a stir amongst critics. ‘The illustrations are delightful…” — Bookseller & Publisher ‘Jedda Robaard’s gorgeous, … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes – The making of a picture book, Rabbit’s Year

Concept work for Rabbit’s Year – Roughs by Jedda Robaard Playing around with different versions of rabbit… Rabbit’s form takes shape… Rabbit gets a scarf… And finally, some colour… And a Rabbit’s Year is born! Buy Rabbit’s Year Now For … Continue reading

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Our new February titles!

Buy Rabbit’s Year Now Rabbit’s Year by Melissa Keil, illustrated by Jedda Robaard It was Rabbit’s special year, but Rabbit didn’t feel very special. All Rabbit wanted was a friend — but making friends wasn’t easy for shy Rabbit… 2011 … Continue reading

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Dr Carla Litchfield feature article in The Advertiser

Turning a new page on endangered species Written by Clare Peddie From: The Advertiser – January 29, 2011 Source: The Advertiser YOUNGSTERS can help save endangered species, says psychologist and author Dr Carla Litchfield. Her latest book, Saving Tigers, is … Continue reading

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Free Christmas colouring-in sheet!

Celebrate Christmas with our free Christmas colouring-in sheets. Just click on the image and print! Have fun! Image by Heath McKenzie from The Aussie Nutcracker. ‘Prepare to be vanquished!’ he squeaked.

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Merry Christmas!

We would like to wish all our readers, authors and illustrators a very happy, safe and fun-filled Christmas and New Year. Image by Heath McKenzie – The Australian Twelve Days of Christmas

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Free Christmas colouring-in sheet!

Celebrate Christmas with our free Christmas colouring-in sheets. Just click on the image and print! Have fun! Image by Heath McKenzie from The Aussie Nutcracker. ‘Felix was angry. Why did Clare have something he didn’t?’

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Free Christmas colouring-in sheet!

Over the next three days we are giving away some gorgeous Christmas colouring-in sheets. Just click on the image and print! Have fun! Image by Heath McKenzie from The Aussie Nutcracker. ‘Clare wasn’t at all sure soldiers had tails. But, … Continue reading

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Three Christmas books that we love!

Three Christmas books by the much-loved Australian illustrator Heath McKenzie The Aussie Nutcracker We all know that Christmas is about surprises, but when Clara receives a kangaroo nutcracker from her Uncle Don, she can’t imagine the surprises that await her. … Continue reading

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