A new fantasy/adventure series is born thanks to Aussie author A.L. Tait. Buy it immediately for any lad over eight who is a keen reader.
A quest, a reluctant hero, shenanigans on the high seas, monsters, maps, overcoming self-doubt and the power of friendship. What more could a boy want?Read More
Bullying has become a hot topic for parents. It's a a serious issue, but the best results I find are always where the kids find out a way to sort it out themselves in the playground. Being Jack gives primary-aged kids a few tools to do just that. It is also a lesson in resilience with a smidge of romance thrown in (much to the disgust of Mr 10!).Read More
Is your son sick of Zac Power but not into fantasy (yet?).
Are you looking for some simple, Australian voices for your kids that show them a range of situations that they might come across in the playground or at home?Read More
In case you missed my interview with Stephen Hepburn, owner of Coventry Bookstore, here's a wrap-up of what's hot in books for kids at the moment. Jot these down if you are looking for a gift or a new book for the kiddos.Read More