Kids make a book

I have just had the honour of launching two books, both written and illustrated by Grade 3 & 4 kids at Casino Public School. This was an exceptional experience, working with kids over three sessions to create a book, start to finish. The kids were endlessly...

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6 Ways To Get Kids Excited About Creative Writing

A year ago, I visited a Grade 4 classroom to run a writing workshop. I started the workshop by asking the kids who liked writing. It was one of those schools where just about every kid threw up their hand. But there was one boy,...

4 Things To Know About Writing For Children

Everyone has a favourite picture book, right? A book that got into their bones when they were really young, and stayed there. Or maybe it’s a new book you’ve fallen in love with, when reading to your little ones. Falling in love with, or rediscovering...

Bookmaking & Storycraft at DTLL Workshops

  This holidays, Anna and I will host a bookmaking and storycraft workshop for kids at the lovely DTLL Workshop in Brookvale, Sydney. Kids will learn how to make and bind their very own book. We will help kids develop their story, including creating characters, setting and plot....