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.
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 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 firstname.lastname@example.org The winner … Continue reading StoryLinks Short Story Competition !
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
Morris says: Stories are one of the reasons I'm so excited. Each laureate gets to choose their own patch of territory on the reading landscape, and stories are my patch. Stories that delight, beguile, inspire and move deeply. In particular, stories with the power to help young people embrace an often dark and uncertain world … Continue reading ‘Stories Make Us’ Calendar from Children’s Laureate Morris Gleitzman
The longlist of 10 Australian and 10 international YA titles was selected by a panel of past Inky Awards judges, the Dog’s Advisory Board and Inside a Dog alumni, all young readers aged between 12 and 20 years. Gold Inky Award - Australian titles Begin, End, Begin: A #LoveOzYA Anthology edited by Danielle Binks In the … Continue reading Inky Awards longlist announced
It will be official soon. On the 1st of March, surrounded by the Queensland glitterati of children's literature at Romancing the Stars, Story Links, the Children's Book Review site will be officially launched! We are looking forward to reviewing many of the books being launched and discussed on the night and sharing it with you … Continue reading Story Links launches on the 1st of March