This month there is an interesting collection of new picture books;  some with an important message and one raising money for Rural farmers suffering from the recent effects of floods and drought. A Flair for Hair by Bilyana Di Costanzo & illustrated by Mauro Di Costanzo (New...

Amazing Evolution: The Journey of Life by Anna Claybourne & Wesley Robins, Illustrator  (Ivy Press, Murdoch Children’s Books, HB, RRP$29.99) Age Group 9-12 years This book is fascinating—clearly organised and illustrated in a very informative way. From Chapter 1: What is Evolution to Chapter 4: Evolution in...

First published in 1918 and written to distract himself from the deprivations of the First World War (and to settle a bet with a friend, Bertram Stevens), Norman Lindsay described The Magic Pudding as a ‘little bundle of piffle’. Stevens claimed children wanted to read...

We have put together a collection of books for kids to help them learn more about the world and discover all the amazing things our countries have to offer....

Have you ever wanted to know Jackie French's number one gardening tip, or her favourite iconic Aussie things? Well today is your lucky day because she sat down with us and answered these questions and more....

You guys know we are obsessed with books - good quality picture books are our jam around here. This is why we have put together five ways you can up the anti on your reading time with the kids....