Category: Library Love

Looking back, looking forward

I love reading the newsy round up posts of other authors and illustrators – like this one from Debra Tidball or this one from Tania McCartney. I thought I’d have a go… Continue reading

Bye, Bye Book Week Month

It’s the 30th August and Book Week Month is almost over. This time it spills in to September with five days in sunny Ipswich next week for the Story Arts Festival.  … Continue reading

Minecrafting a Story Workshop

What could be better than computer games and writing? When it comes to Minecraft, they go together perfectly. I have heaps of fun at my Minecraft workshops and the kids are always… Continue reading

An Afternoon with Charlotte Wood and Caroline Baum

I have a confession to make. I don’t usually attend events where the authors write for adults. This was my first one. The children’s book industry is such a vibrant, busy sector… Continue reading

Blog Posts Worth Posting About: Children’s Books Daily

One of my favourite blogs is Megan Daley’s Children’s Books Daily. Megan must be one of the most dynamic, innovative and enthusiastic librarians in the whole world. Inspiring too. I never miss… Continue reading

Kids Day Out

One of my favourite events on my Author calendar is the South Coast & Illawarra Children’s Book Council (SCICBC) Kid’s Day Out. The events alternate each year between two wonderful libraries – Thirroul… Continue reading