Education

What’s the best kids’ club this summer?

The annual Summer Reading Club kicks off on 1st December, and once again it has a bunch of prizes packs to give away to eager bookworms.

Books

The book addressing childhood anxiety AND raising money for Kids Helpline

Author Richard Foster has launched a Kickstarter campaign to publish his first book 'Why Worry Wally?' that addresses childhood anxiety as well as raising money for Kids Helpline.

Primary

THINGS TO DO: Book Week celebrations popping up at Stockland Caloundra

To celebrate Book Week 2019 Stockland Caloundra has once again partnered with Sunshine Coast Libraries and their First 5 Forever program to host children’s pop-up library and Babycino Book Club...

Preschool

BOOKS: 14 great books for kids to curl with up this winter

When the temperatures drop, there’s nothing better than curling up with a good book. Here's some great books for kids (and you!) to curl up with this winter.

Education

BOOKS: 7 books about starting school

Is your little one feeling nervous about starting school? These books will help to banish those first-day worries.

Reviews

REVIEWS: Great summer reads for kids

Though the long summer break is the perfect opportunity for kids to switch off and get outdoors, it’s also critical for them to keep up their reading skills.

Books

10 ghoulishly GREAT Halloween books for preschoolers

Got a little devil at home? Get into the Halloween spirit with one of these ghoulishly great Halloween books for preschoolers!

Hot Topics

EDUCATION: 31 authors every child should read

Kids stuck for reading inspiration? Here's a list of authors that every child should put on their reading list.

Preschool

EDUCATION: 10 awesome outdoor activity books for spring

Spring has sprung! Here are 10 of our favourite activity books to take the fun outdoors outdoors. And the best bit? They are all available at your local library – so it’s totally FREE!

Preschool

EDUCATION: Why the first 5 years REALLY matter for kids’ literacy

Did you know that 90 per cent of a child’s brain development happens in the first five years of life?

Books

NEWS: Children creating children’s books

Wombat Books is running two challenges for Aussie kids to inspire their author and illustrator creativity.

Parenting Files

INTERVIEW: Meet Peter Carnavas: Primary Teacher Turned Author and Illustrator

There’s a certain magic that is created by a children’s picture book. When you open it, it draws you in; the story and the illustrations have the ability to create so many emotions and can take...