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Actually I Can by Nicky Johnston

Actually, I Can – Written and illustrated by Nicky Johnston ISBN: 9780 98709 2670 Paperback Subjects: Anxiety in children Picture book 32 pages Published by Rough Draft 2013 Being a worry bunny often stops Connor from having fun. He wishes … Continue reading

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Celebrate Picture Book Month

Picture Book Month is an international literacy initiative  that celebrates the print picture book during the month of November. To celebrate the month, a different author or illustrator will visit http://www.picturebookmonth.com explaining why he/she thinks picture books are important. Click here to … Continue reading

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10 Yellow Bananas features in CKT’s May Pitch Ya Book

My children’s book 10 Yellow Bananas is featured this month in Creative Kids Tales’s Pitch Ya Book. Also featured this May are Just Doomed by Andy Griffiths and Peter McGee and the Dawn of the Zombie Knight by Adam Wallace. … Continue reading

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PiBoldMo – 30 Picture book ideas in 30 days

This lovely winner badge has been designed by Bonnie Adamson “Eureka!” I did it – I surpassed my goal of reaching 30  Picture book ideas in 30 days – probably more than 50.  Tara Lazar’s idea of creating November as … Continue reading

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My publishing story, so far

Helen Ross writes – supports talented Australian self published authors,  small press and and independent publishers One thing I love about children’s and YA authors is that they are very supportive of fellow authors and writers.  They are forthcoming in … Continue reading

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My review of Delightfully Haiku

Last year I interviewed talented author/poet, Donna Smith, who had just released her collection of Haiku poetry, titled Delightfully Haiku. So it is my pleasure this week to review this lovely collection. So, drum roll please …… Reviewed by Helen … Continue reading

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