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BIH @ Plunkett St

BIH @ Plunkett St

What a grand time I had at Plunkett Street School last week presenting books for the Books In Homes crew. As a Role Model I pop in to a few schools that are on the programme and chat about my favourite subject – ME -and reading of course. Sometimes I read a book chosen by the kids. Sometimes I […]

Books In Homes selection

Books In Homes selection

So, I get off the plane from India and grab a few hours sleep before rushing in to the Books in Homes office to join the crew selecting books for the catalogues for term 2 next year! What was most amazing driving across town was that there were no horns blasting me with directions to […]

Books In Homes @ Emerton Public School

Books In Homes @ Emerton Public School

Well I nearly missed getting here last Thursday and that would have been so disappointing!!! I love rocking out to schools for the Books in Homes Crew but the traffic today was a nightmare! Thankfully the school was patient and when I arrived they were waiting for me! I even thought that the song they […]

Books In Homes OLMC Waterloo

Books In Homes OLMC Waterloo

Hi to the Year 2 and Year 4 students at Our Lady of Mount Carmel School, Waterloo and also to Carol Carey their Deputy Principal who is the Books in Homes coordinator. We gathered in the library after lunch … and after swimming too … nice lot of wet hair too.  I am amazed that you weren’t totally washed […]

Go Strolling

Go Strolling

Ahh. The sweet smell of Dencorub and muscle linament filled the early moring train carriage. It must be the Sydney Running Festival – and then when we walked onto Milson’s Point Station we definitely knew we were in the right place. Not only was the aroma so very, very strong but there were a gazillion […]

Hey Doonside – Books in Homes

Hey Doonside – Books in Homes

Hey Doonside Public School — What a buzz it was to be out there with you today and sharing BOOKS and your Literacy Day! There are some absolutely wonderful books that you are reading at your school and there were some really wonderful characters dressed up there – from the big and little kids!! Congratulations! […]