Thunderstorm Dancing by Katrina Germein

Title: Thunderstorm Dancing  Author: Katrina Germein Illustrator: Judy Watson Published: January 2021 (Paperback) Publisher: Allen and Unwin Readership: Children's Picturebook Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $14.99 A rollicking rhyming story about a family who dance up a storm while the wind and rain swirl outside. Rhythm, rhyme and family mayhem. Perfect for reading aloud, this playful, energetic story will have …

The Painted Ponies by Alison Lester

Title: The Painted Ponies Author/Illustrator: Alison Lester Published: November 2021 Publisher: Allen and Unwin Readership: Children's Picturebook Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $15.99 Matilda loves staying at Grandma Lucky's, riding Luna in the front paddock and playing with the painted ponies in their carved wooden wagon. The gold palomino, the chestnut, the bay, the pinto, the brown and the dappley grey. …

If You Were Here by Elisabeth Sophia

Title: If You Were Here Author: Elisabeth Sophia Illustrator: Anita Bagdi Published: August 2021 Publisher: Little Steps Publishing Readership: Children's Picturebook Rating: ★★★★★ RRP: $24.95 "If you were here I’d hug you tight, If you were here I’d say, ‘You are my very bestest friend.’ I wish you could have stayed." If You Were Here is a beautiful rhyming …

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ What Happened to You by James Catchpole

Title: What Happened to You?Author: James CatchpoleIllustrator: Karen GeorgePublished: May 2021Publisher: Faber & FaberReadership: Children's PicturebookGenre: FictionRating: ★★★★★RRP: $24.99 I received a copy of What Happened to You? from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. James' story plays a vital role in conversations about visible disability, and is packed …

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ The World’s Most Pointless Animals by Philip Bunting

Title: The World's Most Pointless Animals (or are they?) Author/Illustrator: Philip Bunting Published: July 2021 Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books Readership: Children's Picturebook Genre: Non-Fiction Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $26.99 I received a copy of The World's Most Pointless Animals from Netgalley in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. We share our planet …

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Story Doctors by Boori Monty Pryor

Title: Story Doctors Author: Boori Monty Pryor Illustrator: Rita Sinclair Published: July 2021 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Readership: Children's Picturebook Genre: Fiction Rating: ★★★★★ RRP: $24.99 I received a copy of Story Doctors from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. An empowering story for all Australians, acknowledging our true …

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️.5 Walking In Gagudju Country: Exploring the Monsoon Forest

Title: Walking In Gagudju Country: Exploring the Monsoon Forest Authors: Diane Lucas and Ben Tyler Illustrator: Emma Long Published: April 2021 Publisher: Big Picture Press Readership: Children's Picturebook Genre: Non-Fiction Rating: ★★★★★ RRP: $29.99 I received a copy of Walking In Gagudju Country from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. …

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Made for Each Other by Joanna McInerney

Title: Made for Each Other Author: Joanna McInerney Illustrator: Georgina Taylor Published: April 2021 Publisher: Big Picture Press Readership: Children's Picturebook Genre: Non-Fiction Rating: ★★★★★ RRP: $32.99 I received a copy of Made For Each Other from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Take a moment to marvel at …

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Main Abija, My Grandad by Karen Rogers

Title: Main Abija, My Grandad Author: Karen Rogers Published: March 2021 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Readership: Children's Picturebook Genre: Fiction Rating: ★★★★★ RRP: $24.99 I received a copy of Main Abija, My Grandad from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A tribute to a much-loved grandfather, celebrating First …

Release Day: Main Abija My Grandad

Title: Main Abija My Grandad Author: Karen Rogers Published: March 2021 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Readership: Children's Picturebook Genre: Fiction RRP: $24.99       Happy book birthday to Main Abija My Grandad! A tribute to a much-loved grandfather, celebrating First Nations Australian culture, country and the circle of life. Told in Kriol and English. 'Dijan buk gada …