Environmental Reading List now available

Check out all the fabulous titles in our new Environmental Fiction list, a selection for readers in years 5 - 9, prepared by teacher librarian Dajo Finlayson. There are many new and familiar resources here for you to use as a starting point for researching this important and timely topic. This list is a beginning. … Continue reading Environmental Reading List now available

Reading about Body Image

Children and young adults continue to be concerned about body image and there are many fiction and non-fiction titles written with this audience in mind. StoryLinks has created a list of suitable resources which are a starting point for anyone wanting to read in or research this topic. Reading about Body Image is now listed … Continue reading Reading about Body Image

StoryLinks interviews Kerry Neary

Kerry Neary is a retired teacher librarian with 35 years' teaching experience, 19 of which were spent as a teacher librarian in Queensland Government secondary schools. He is a life member of the Children's Book Council of Australia. He regularly reviews children's picture books on the community radio station 4MBS. He has been a judge … Continue reading StoryLinks interviews Kerry Neary

Animal Rights Reading List

Animal rights is a perennial topic studied in schools throughout Australia. Teacher Librarian Dajo Finlayson has prepared a reading list of novels that will provide a sound basis for developing awareness of this always current always relevant subject. Now available here.

Sue Wright to judge StoryLinks Short Story Competition

We are thrilled to announce that Sue Wright, the owner and publisher of Tiny Owl Workshop, has agreed to be one of the judges of this year's StoryLinks Short Story competition. Sue  runs Tiny Owl Workshop, an award winning micro-publisher based in Brisbane. Tiny Owl publishes and produces novellas, children’s books, zines and multi-media projects. Sue … Continue reading Sue Wright to judge StoryLinks Short Story Competition

StoryLinks Short Story Competition !

StoryLinks 2018 Short Story Competition To all children's authors You are invited to enter the StoryLinks 2018 Short Story Competition The short story (maximum of 1000 words) must be for children but written by someone over 18 years old. Due date for entries is October 31, 2018. Send all entries c/o Mia Macrossan storylinksau@gmail.com The winner … Continue reading StoryLinks Short Story Competition !

Reading about Refugees

A new annotated list of resources has been added to our Recommended Reading Lists - Reading About Refugees. It features well known authors such as Nina Bawden, Benjamin Zephaniah and Deborah Ellis as well as picture book creators such as Shaun Tan, Francesca Sanna, and Armin Greder. Check out the Recommended Resources page for this … Continue reading Reading about Refugees