Book Share: Grandma’s Guide to Happiness
Author: @andrewdaddo Illustrator: @stephenmichaelking Publisher: @harperkidsau @harpercollinsaustralia (2023) We’ve had the girls beautiful Gran come and stay for the weekend and they’ve soaked up plenty of cuddle time. When she comes to visit, they spend the morning reading and playing, giving mum and dad a bit of a sleep in. Thanks Gran! Today they read ‘Grandma’s Guide to […]
Book Share: Craft Roach
Author: @imakestagram Illustrator: @dgraybarnett Publisher: @hardiegrantkids @brightlightpublishing (2023) With pompoms, sequins, and tinsel trims, this little critter isn’t afraid to be a little EXTRA. The cover alone had my kids reaching for the craft box, ready to get fancy! Written by the talented Rachel Burke and beautifully illustrated by Daniel Gray-Barnett, Craft Roach is a delightful and imaginative […]
It’s not just Valentine’s Day did you know? It’s also Library Lovers’ Day. We love libraries!
It’s not just Valentine’s Day did you know? It’s also Library Lovers’ Day. We love libraries! Celebrate your love for libraries by borrowing from your local library and sharing the books you love. Share your pics using #LibraryLoversDay @alianational TAGS: #fionasmythwrites #ilovekidsbooks #kidslit #childrensbooks #australianauthor #kidsliterature #kidlit #kidlitauthor #aspiringauthor #picturebook #storyteller #raisingreaders #storytellers #amwriting #ilovelibraries #librariesofinstagram
Book Share: This is Love
Author: @zannilouise Illustrator: @sasha.haddad.illustrations Publisher: @affirmpress(2023) Wishing you all ‘Oodles of love’ today and always! It’s fitting to begin my first book share with a picture book by Zanni Louise. If it weren’t for her and Anna Pignataro’s Picture Book Writing and Illustration course, I may not have explored my passion for picture books. Through this […]
Welcome to my literary haven!
Welcome to my literary haven! As a passionate reader and aspiring children’s book writer, I am thrilled to have a platform where I can share the magic and wonder I discover within the pages of books. Being a parent has only fuelled my love for children’s books and libraries – not only do they keep […]