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Book Week Dragon

Book Week Dragon

Well how wonderful was Book Week – especially the day I spent with Chatswood Primary School and their fantastic Teacher Librarian Ali Webster. Thank you to the two primary stages that I was able to spend time with … so thrilled I am that I was able to chat to you all. We sure did […]

with Active Kids Group

with Active Kids Group

What fun last week was. To celebrate Book Week much of the week for me was spent driving from Homebush to Vaucluse and many stops in between for I was visiting with the preschoolers from the Active Kids Group centres! In every centre Sounds Spooky was the featured book – how could I say no to screaming and […]

@ the Glasshouse

@ the Glasshouse

I was so thrilled last year when the Learning Services crew at the State Library of NSW snaffled me to come in and be part of their 2015 Book Week celebrations – and today was that day. Not only was it the chatting to schools in New South Wales and Victoria over the video connection but I was also able […]

Hello St Joachim’s Catholic Primary School

Hello St Joachim’s Catholic Primary School

What a fun! fun! day it was with you all and a great way for me to begin Book Week activities 2014. All those smiling faces, and wonderful questions, and the great big library space that you all have there. Wow! Keep on buzzing and having fun and BORROWING books from your library! To the library […]

Hi Bookfeast & Girraween

Hi Bookfeast & Girraween

Oh it took such a long time to get there but I eventually made it to the 2013 edition of Bookfeast – the annual gathering of authors and illustrators and schools organised and hosted by Michael Fraser – the fantastic teacher librarian at Haberfield Public School. I have a soft spot for Haberfield Primary School, […]

Hi Strathfield South Public School

Hi Strathfield South Public School

NOW I know why my website had such a lot of visitors on Tuesday!! Hi to stage 3 from Strathfield South Primary School. I had such great fun with you all and I SO did love seeing the work you have created. Lots of work have been done in stage three studying New Gold Mountain […]

Hi St Gerard’s Carlingford

Hi St Gerard’s Carlingford

I knew that I had arrived at the right address for St Gerards Primary School at Carlingford because out the front of the school on their large notice board was this sign announcing ME as their visiting author. That was lovely  and I knew exactly where this school was located because it was around the […]

Hi St John’s Woy Woy

Hi St John’s Woy Woy

Last week was the official Children’s Book Council of Australia Book Week here in Australia and it was the first time in all the years I have been doing Book Week (since Night Creatures was published way back last century) that I have not been in the country and visiting schools. I was of course […]

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