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20 compelling Australian stories

Here is a list of 20 true stories from Australian voices. (And you can find even more recommendations in the collection below.) My Place by Sally Morgan

First published in 1987, My Place is a milestone in Aboriginal literature. Sally Morgan relates her experiences growing up in suburban Perth in the fifties and sixties. Through the memories …

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Winners of the Caldecott, Newbery and Printz awards

The American Library Association (ALA) have announced their top books for children and young adults, including the influential Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery and Printz awards. The winners include…

John Newbery Medal winner:
The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill

Randolph Caldecott Medal:
Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Je

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Our children’s and YA top ten bestsellers of the week

Girl Stuff for Girls Aged 8-12 by Kaz Cooke Unleashed (The Adventures of Dog Man Book 2) by Dav Pilkey Dog Man (The Adventures of Dog Man Book 1) by Dav Pilkey Australian Animals by Alphaprints Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty and David Roberts Pax by Sara Pennypacker and Jon Klassen Lion by Saroo Brierley (Young Readers' Edition) Salty Dog b…

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