Here I am: tall and broad, shaved head, had my nose broken three times fighting. Black suit, white shirt, the big city homicide detective. I’ve led investigations into serial killings, child abductions, organised crime hits and domestic murders. But beneath the suit, I’ve got an Om symbol in the shape of a Buddha tattooed onContinue reading “I Catch Killers”
In 1942 Australia faced the threat of invasion by the Japanese. This is what happened. ‘I can’t understand the mentality of the Australian people. One day they are in a panic about the war and the next they want more race meetings.’– John Curtin By March 1942, the Japanese had steamrolled through Malaya, laid siegeContinue reading “On Our Doorstep”
IT’S BOOK WEEK! The time to dress up as your favourite character. Who goes too far? Who doesn’t go far enough? And WHO will win first prize?! Find out in the wildest book week EVER! Book Features From Heath McKenzie, best-selling illustrator of Andy Lee’s Do Not Open This Book! The perfect picture book toContinue reading “The Wildest Book Week Ever”
Hippo was a hippo. Nothing more, nothing less. ‘I’m so plain…’ he sighed. Hippo wishes he had something a little extra… like a long trunk or a fancy mane. So what happens when Hippo stumbles upon a turtle that can make all his wishes come true?!
In The Draw Anything Book, follow French artist Robert Lambry’s step-by-step drawing lessons from the 1920s and 30s to recreate animals, people, plants, food, everyday objects, buildings, vehicles, clothing, and more in just a few simple steps. In the 1920s and 30s, French artist Robert Lambry (1902-1934) created a series of charming step-by-step lessons forContinue reading “The Draw Anything Book”
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MEEEEE! Not only is it PLANET DAY, it’s also Weir Do’s BIRTHDAY! And his party’s going to be so HUGE you’ll see it from space! It won’t be easy… but it will be FUNNY! Book Features Over 2.2 MILLION copies in print across the series! Weir and his class are celebrating PLANETContinue reading “WeirDo : Planet Weird!”
Dog Man has a new problem to pound, and he’s going to need his entire pack to help him. Can he outsmart this outlaw? Or will he go barking up the wrong tree? Book Features Over 30 MILLION copies in print worldwide. The world’s most popular children’s book series! Dav Pilkey’s wildly popular Dog ManContinue reading “Dog Man: Grime and Punishment”
Pig is the world’s LAZIEST Pug. There’s nothing that can make him put down the snacks and get off the couch! Or is there…? Book Features Everyone’s favourite Pug is back… and he’s LAZIER than ever! By #1 New York Times best-selling author, Aaron Blabey. Fabulous story for shared reading, guaranteed to make the wholeContinue reading “Pig the Blob”
A magnetic and addictive tale of star-crossed love, inexplicable magic and an impossible choice. Science and faith collide in this tale of magic, destiny and the changing truths found through love by the award-winning authors of the bestselling Starbound trilogy. Two worlds, two hearts and a choice that will shape their fate forever. Prince North’sContinue reading “The Other Side of the Sky”
Armadillos sit on pillows, bunnies sit on honey and cheetahs sit on fajitas… Let Frog, Dog and Cat guide you through the alphabet from Aardvark to Zebra in this hilarious new picture book from the creators of Oi Frog! With a special fold-out surprise! The laughter never ends with Oi Frog and Friends!