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Discussion of the week: Should death feature in children's books?

I was discussing plans for The Solstice Series (the second part of The Equinox Series) with my writing partner and we reached an impasse. 488 more words


The Wonder of Wonderful Books: by Katya Scewczuk

Books, books, books. Ever since I was a young girl books have been a huge part of my life. I didn’t have many friends when I was young, so the characters in books became my friends and took me on all kinds of adventures. 1,248 more words

Home Schooling Ideas


Mark Greenwood is an author with a passion for history. His books, The Legend of Moondyne Joe and The Legend of Lasseter’s Reef have won the West Australian Premier’s Award for children’s books.

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Book Review: When I am Happiest

When I am Happiest – Rose Lagercrantz
(Published by Gecko Press, July 2015)

When I am Happiest is a beautiful tale of joy, sadness and friendship; it deals with a difficult subject in a graceful and accessible way, making it a pleasure to read. 242 more words


Favourite Children's books

I’ve always thought there is something magical about children’s books. When I found out I was pregnant one of the first things I looked forward to was reading to my new baby. 393 more words


He Followed Her to School One Day

On this date in 1830, Sarah Josepha Hale publishes Mary Had a Little Lamb.

Children's Books


The Mind Traveller series book 2, The Witch’s Shadow, will be published on Amazon and Kindle on 4th June.  To give you a flavour of Rosie’s adventures into Mind Space here is a short description and an extract from… 482 more words

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