Bag a book
THERE are many great children’s authors who have written lots of entertaining reads.
With your newspaper’s Great Australian Storybook Collection, you can collect 15 books starting with a free copy of Possum Magic and collector’s case. Plant the seed and help them read by continuing to collect all the titles in the collection from July 23 to August 6
I Went Walking
SUE Williams’ picture book, I Went Walking, beautifully illustrated by Julie Vivas, presents a repetitive rhyme and visual guessing game ideal for young readers. The story follows a child who discovers a parade of animals on a walk through the country.
Time for Bed
THIS book is another of acclaimed author Mem Fox's favourite picture books.
The rhyming text accompanied by illustrations by Jane Dyer, shows the baby animals settling down for a good night's sleep, making it perfect for reading to little ones at bedtime.
Wilfred Gordon McDonald Partridge
THIS picture storybook about a boy called Wilfred who tries to discover the meaning of ‘memory’ so he can restore that of his elderly friend, is a tale thoughtfully told by Mem Fox and illustrated with humour and understanding by Julie Vivas.