Tag Archives: children’s publishing

Donna and I blog stop at Dawn Meredith’s writing corner

As you probably know, Donna Smith and I have been celebrating the release of our children’s picture book, A Christmas Tail  illustrated by Aaron Pocock. As part of these festivities, the lovely  Dawn Meredith, a published children’s author, teacher and … Continue reading

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You’re invited to ‘A Christmas Tail’ cyber launch party 2-6 Dec.

CYBER PARTY INVITATION Donna Smith and I are delighted to announce a launch party to celebrate the release of A Christmas Tail, beautifully illustrated by Aaron Pocock. Celebrations kick off on Monday 2  December and festivities will continue throughout the week … Continue reading

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‘What is a Book App and Could YOU Create One?’ – Free from 9-13 April 2013

As I am away overseas for the next three weeks, thought I’d post this great offer now in case I don’t get a chance to press the ‘Publish’ button whilst I am away. So if you are interested in Book … Continue reading

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Pictures from ‘YSM and ISY’ ASA Illustrators get together (Brisbane).

On Friday 4 May the ASA (Australian Society of Authors) organised a National event for the artist/illustrator community, called ‘You Show Me Yours and I’ll Show You Mine.’ Illustrators around the country gathered at designated venues to show their portfolios, … Continue reading

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Chatting with Jan Latta, children’s writer, wildlife photographer and publisher

Helen Ross writes supports independently published authors, as well as small press and independent publishers. I think you all know by now my passion for showcasing talented Australian authors and illustrators, and in particular, independently published authors of great books. … Continue reading

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My children’s book is listed in Highly Recommended section at BiblioReads

My children’s picture book, 10 Yellow Bananas is listed in the TOP PICKS, Highly Recommended Section (4 /5 stars) at Biblio Reads 0-12 Children’s Book Review. Direct link: http://biblioreads.blogspot.com.au/search/label/Highly%20Recommended%20titles OR http://biblioreads.blogspot.com.au/2011/10/10-yellow-bananas-ages-0-4-4-6.html Book reviewed by Lisa Barker, BiblioReads.com http://biblioreads.blogspot.com.au/ I am … Continue reading

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