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Bologna Children’s Book Fair is almost here and we have just received good news – Pandamonia by Chris Owen and Chris Nixon has been chosen for inclusion in the Hello! from Australia Children’s Book Illustration Exhibition at the 2017 Fair.

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New Brobot booktrailer

A younger brother with a built-in cupcake oven? Who wouldn't want that? James Foley is one of the authors on Russ the Story Bus, which kicks off the Sydney Writers' Festival's Children's Festival of Moving Stories with a trip to schools in Western Sydney and, for the first time, the NSW regional centres of Bathurst, Orange, Parkes, Dubbo, Mudgee, Maitland and Gosford. Here's a sneak peek at the kind of action kids can enjoy when James takes the bus to Liverpool and Bankstown.

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Podcast: The Smuggler's Curse

Red Read’s life takes an alarming turn when his mother sells him to an infamous smuggler plying his trade off the north-west coast in the closing days of the 19th century. Author Norman Jorgensen provides a sneak preview.

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Podcast: Riddle Gully Secrets

Just when famed youth reporter Pollo di Nozi thinks she’ll never find another news story, she stumbles upon not one but two very surprising secrets.

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Introducing a new crime novel

In this podcast author Ron Elliott reads from his new crime novel Burn Patterns. Ron says: 'In a nutshell my book is a crime novel about Iris Foster, the Fire Lady. She’s a forensic psychologist and her specialty is arsonists. So when a school gymnasium is blown up she is the one everyone turns to.

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