Saturday, 10 November 2018
Australia brought to you in...picture form. Explore the things that make each Australian state special.
Wednesday, 3 October 2018
Jerry feels invisible. No one ever sees him...that is until someone special comes along.
Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Nature designs - People copy. Take a look at how architects are inspired by the world around them when looking for unique concepts to solve problems.
Tuesday, 4 September 2018
Can Silkie, a girl with a knack for telling stories that works at a little chocolate shop, find out the secrets of the fairies before it is too late?
Thursday, 30 August 2018
Sleep. It lasts longer than the average person for those cursed. A chance encounter - will it end forever?
Wednesday, 15 August 2018
History is full of people who saw something and then decided to do something about it. Come and met a collection of 50 individuals whose thoughts, ideas, inventions, and accomplishments changed the world.
Thursday, 9 August 2018
A curse for only a princess, or two, or twelve. Reveka knows something strange is going on with the 12 princesses and she is determined to solve the mystery and win the reward to fulfill her own dreams.
Tuesday, 31 July 2018
A curse. A hidden identity. A dangerous love.
Monday, 30 July 2018
Bug Lab. Enter the exciting world of entomology. From how to catch, observe, and keep specimens.
Thursday, 12 July 2018
My storee is this: "Just because you can't spell, doesn't mean you can't write".
Sunday, 8 July 2018
Shoes that will decide the fate of a kingdom at war. Friendships will be questioned; loyalties will be difficult to determine. And in the middle is Karina - a girl with no idea about the world she has landed in.
Thursday, 5 July 2018
Power to the girls by changing the way traditional tales are solved. Forget about Prince Charming; these girls take the power to make their own destiny.
Tuesday, 3 July 2018
Eila has her world turned upside down in an instant. Suddenly nothing and nobody is what they seem. Worse still is that she doesn't know what is coming for her or why.
Friday, 29 June 2018
Finding Granny. Edie's fun loving, snuggling, creative, awesome Granny isn't Granny anymore. Will she be able to find her Granny again with time?
Thursday, 28 June 2018
Pom-pom balls, mini-tongs, cups, and a bowl. An activity to develop fine motor skills with your preschooler.
Monday, 18 June 2018
An island pirate adventure awaits Jay-Jay as he is invited to an island to entertain the children.
Saturday, 16 June 2018
A tug of war. Strength versus smarts. All Tortoise wanted was to make the already lovely sunny day perfect by making friends. He didn't expect to be turned down.
Monday, 11 June 2018
Nonni is far away. Nonni is on the other side of the world. Beanie misses her very much and wants to be in contact every day - how will she solve the dilemma?
Sunday, 10 June 2018
Starfish. Necklace. House on the hill. It all seems a little normal at first...and then it seems a bit strange...and then it seems just a little bit...well, terrifying!
Saturday, 9 June 2018
Jenny Cooper is the guest interviewee for this Meet the Artist post. She has won many awards for her work and has more than 70 books to her name.
Friday, 8 June 2018
Glyn Harper, author of the recently published picture book 'My Grandfather's War', has kindly agreed to be our very first author interviewee! Glyn offers an intriguing insight into his writing process and thoughts.
Thursday, 7 June 2018
National Parks might all be about preservation but each park is very unique. Come and explore some of the National Parks of the USA.
Tuesday, 5 June 2018
Loss. A little girl who adores her Grandad feels the loss when he passes but finds that he lives on in her through their special bond of memories, stories, and love.
Sunday, 3 June 2018
Georgia declared she would be an artist when she got older. She worked hard and before she knew it she was exhibiting her work and changing how people thought about art.
Pip sees a mouse in the moon one night and becomes determined to get to the moon and take a bite to see what it really tastes like.
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Friday, 1 June 2018
Harriet Tubman's name has become synonymous with the American Underground Railway. She was a conductor on the line that helped former slaves find freedom and she never lost a single passenger.
Wednesday, 30 May 2018
Brad is the man behind the art featured at 35 Cork Art Studio. Hailing from Tennessee, USA, come and find out what inspires him to draw!
Monday, 28 May 2018
Unpopular. One word sums up how many feel about the Vietnam War. But what about the men who risked their lives thinking they were doing the right thing? What about their family? A story of a granddaughter who wants to better understand her grandfather.
Sunday, 27 May 2018
Teddy is a stray who loves his life. When he gets the chance to be part of a family he begins to see that life isn't so bad with others. But one night he runs away.
Saturday, 26 May 2018
Black. It's a colour Zane can't stand but it's everywhere. Can a piece of chalk hold the key to helping him?
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Did you know that May 23rd is World Turtle Day?
No? That's okay - we've got you covered with a selection of books to read this year.
Saturday, 19 May 2018
It's the battle of control over the markers...There's only one thing left to do...Find a solution fast!
Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Apartheid. A belief that was dividing a country in two. But a man wanted it to end, a man who would be imprisoned for 27 years fighting peacefully to unite South Africa. That man was Nelson Mandela.
Saturday, 12 May 2018
Mermaid...Plan...Catch! We need a plan to catch a mermaid but she's very clever. Do you have some ideas to help us out?
Thursday, 10 May 2018
Colour knowledge: Did you know pink was originally yellow? Do you know why royals wear purple? Unlock the mysteries of colours.
Wednesday, 2 May 2018
Naughty Cat here - I'm going to let you in on some secrets about us cats and our humans. Oh, and I'll give you some advice as well about how to be...well, a naughty cat!
Tuesday, 1 May 2018
Rodney loves his pen, Penny! But when he sits down to draw one day he can't find her! Oh no, where can Penny be and will he find it before he...loses it!
Monday, 30 April 2018
2010. New Zealand. Tiger is woken by the ground shaking and noises rumbling. He feels from his house and across the city as bricks fall, roads are swallowed up, and hides in a tree with other cats...but will he ever find his Emma and home again?
Saturday, 21 April 2018
Book's scared. Book likes his spot on Library's shelf. It's safe. He knows what's happening and where everything is but he wonders if he is actually missing out on something because he's too scared to be brave.
Friday, 20 April 2018
13Sparrows has a reputation for high-quality graphics of wildlife. Hailing from Chicago, USA she has an extensive background in graphic illustration.
Tuesday, 17 April 2018
Beehives...Bees...Think you know all there is to know? Think again! Learn about the bees and then have some fun with the experiments and activities.
Sunday, 1 April 2018
Their dog is missing. Poppy and Cy decide to play a game of hide and seek in the woods near their home. It's fun until Poppy can't seem to find Cy either.
Monday, 19 March 2018
Bee, Buzzing Bees: Think you know everything there is to know about the humble bee? Think again because this book has all the facts and nothing but the facts (including some I didn't know)!
Saturday, 17 March 2018
A girl and her mother are on a journey in order to visit you. Along the way, the girl strikes up conversations with some very different and unique people who all have a story to share if someone is willing to listen.
Saturday, 10 March 2018
Ada loved to dream up new ideas even when those she cared about didn't agree with her. Then one day she met a man and she would be inspired to create something entirely new.
Tuesday, 6 March 2018
Saying goodbye can be the hardest thing especially when you're leaving the only home you've known. Rosie and Jacob are busy saying goodbye...but Clare decides she wants to say goodbye in a different way.
Monday, 19 February 2018
Sea-parrots. A lot of sea-parrots. A boy asks the question: Why are there so many sea-parrots? A wise-man tells him the Inuit tale of the Fish-Boy to explain.
Friday, 26 January 2018