Review // All the Ways To Be Smart

Title: All the Ways To Be Smart Author: Davina Bell Illustrator: Alison Colpoys Published: October 2018 Publisher: Scribble Readership: Kids Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $24.99 AUD I received a copy of All the Ways To Be Smart from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Smart is not just ticks and crosses, …

Review // Cicada

Title: Cicada Author: Shaun Tan Published: June 2018 Publisher: Lothian Children's Books Readership: Children's Genre: Fiction Rating: ★★★★★ The story of a cicada who works in an office, and all the people who don't appreciate him. The new picture book from multi-award-winner Shaun Tan, author of The Arrival, The Lost Thing and Rules of Summer. Cicada work …

Review // Sonam and the Silence

Title: Sonam and the Silence Author: Eddie Ayres Illustrator: Ronak Taher Published: August 2018 Publisher: Allen and Unwin Readership: Children Genre: Fantasy Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $24.99 AUD I received a copy of Sonam and the Silence from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A haunting fable-like story by the well-known musician and …