Shapes of Australia - Reading Time
Bronwyn Bancroft, Shapes of Australia, Little Hare/Hardie Grant Egmont, 1 July 2017, 24pp., $24.99 (hbk), ISBN 9781760129286 Visually stunning. Literally magical. Bronwyn Bancroft masterfully combines her poetic melody of words with dancing scenic beauty in a spectacular topographical collection that represents our land. Leader in Indigenous illustration, Bancroft articulates the essence of splendour that isRead More
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8-12 urte. The Magic and the Mummy (Egyptian Tales) / Terry Deary, Helen Flook.This is a tale of Neria, who works in the House of Death,helping her father to make the mummies. Neria enjoys her work, but when the pharaoh dies, it all goes into overdrive mode. Everyone is so busy that Neria is given the responsibility of mummifying the pharaoh's cat, to accompany him to the Afterlife.
Baabwaa and Wooliam : David Elliott : 9781406378559
Baabwaa and Wooliam by David Elliott, 9781406378559, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
Lucy + An Interview with Randy Cecil
by Randy Cecil (Candlewick, 2016) Oh, how I loved this book. It’s unusual: not quite a picture book, not quite a chapter book, innovative and entirely perfect for the story inside. This is the story of a dog named Lucy, a girl who loves her, and another someone this girl loves. This is a story of lost things and found things, routine, and stage fright. It’s a story about love. I chatted with author/illustrator Randy Cecil about what he’s made here, and am so happy to bring this conversation…
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again)
From the New York Times-bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend comes the inspiring epilogue to the beloved classic nursery rhyme Humpty Dumpty.Everyone knows that when Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. But what happened after? Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat's poignant tale follows Humpty Dumpty, an avid bird watcher whose favorite place to be is high up on the city wall--that is, until after his famous fall. Now…
A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L''Engle''s ground-breaking science fiction and fantasy classic, now a major motion picture. It was a dark and stormy night; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they were upset by the arrival of a most disturbing stranger. "Wild nights are my glory," the unearthly stranger told them. "I just got caught in a downdraft and blown off course. Let me sit down for a moment, and then I''ll be on my way…
The Girl Who Drank The Moon (winner Of The 2017 Newbery Medal)
Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal The New York Times Bestseller An Entertainment Weekly Best Middle Grade Book of 2016 A New York Public Library Best Book of 2016 A Chicago Public Library Best Book of 2016 An Amazon Top 20 Best Book of 2016 A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2016 A School Library Journal Best Book of 2016 Named to Kirkus Reviews ’ Best Books of 2016 2017 Booklist Youth Editors’ Choice Every year, the people of the Protectorate leave a baby as an offering to the witch who lives…