Mem Fox Ronojoy Ghosh Scholastic Australia ISBN 9781760276218 RRP $19.99 Age 3+ A new book by Mem Fox is always an event and this new one “I’m an Australian too” certainly is worth discussing. The message is simple and straight forward and it rhymes too. Ronojoy Ghosh’s illustrations give each page greater depth and meaning. Another classic.
May Gibbs Scholastic Australia ISBN: 1742836550 RRP: $19.99 (Hardcover) Publication Date: May 2012 Ages: 3+ Years Reviewer: Angela Hall For a new generation the delights of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie are here! The gorgeous gumnut babies who live in the nature of the Australian bush are guaranteed to ignite the imagination. Snugglepot and Cuddlepie are curious about humans, and brave Snugglepot wants to see one. So away on an adventure they go. They discover a possum in a cage. Are all humans […]
Darcy Dugan with Michael Tatlow Published by Harper Collins Australia Released 1st August 2012. ISBN: 9780732295523 RRP: $29.99 Reviewer: Vicki Griffin I think everyone in Australia knows the name ‘Darcy Dugan’ and now that all his enemies are gone Australia’s most notorious escape artist can finally tell his story. This book exposes high levels of political and police corruption in NSW in the late 1900’s. Dugan a career robber escaped from inescapable jails six times and the name Bloodhouse is the nickname […]