Category Archives: Book Reviews

Eric The Postie

Author: Matt Shanks
R.R.P: $14.25
Review: Joan Steinman
 
Eric, an adorable little echidna, wants to be a postman in Wattleford in outback Australia. His ancestors had been accomplished in different ways, but Eric’s dream is to deliver the post. He knows he will […]

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Me And Moo And Roar Too

Author: P.Crumble
R.R.P: $19.95
Illustrated by: Nathaniel Eckstrom
Review: Joan Steinman
 
We first met Me and Moo in 2015 and now they are joined by Roar.
Me, a little boy and Moo, a cow, have been friends for a while. But then Uncle Barry, who […]

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The Perfect Thing

Author: Sally Morgan
R.R.P: $20.99
Illustrated by: Ambelin Kwaymullina
Review: Joan Steinman
 
 
Grandpa always seems to be able to find the perfect thing for his Lily.
When he suggests a walk to the park, Lily is reluctant and comes up with lots of excuses for […]

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I Want To Be In A Book

Author: Narelle Oliver
R.R.P: $19.99
Review: Joan Steinman
 
Cecil, a little dragon with wings, is only a sketch pinned onto a notice board. He dreams of one day being a character in a book. There were other characters also on the pinboard and […]

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The Fabulous Friend Machine

Author: Nick Bland
R.R.P: $19.99
Review: Joan Steinman
This is another book by Nick Bland which is perfect for reading aloud and has lively and funny illustrations. Popcorn, the hen, is very friendly. In fact she won the award for being the Friendliest […]

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The Very Sleepy Bear

Author: Nick Bland
R.R.P: $12.99
Review: Joan Steinman
 
This hard cover picture story book joins 5 other titles by Nick Bland about this cranky bear. Although in The Very Sleepy Bear, the bear is not so much cranky, as really tired. When a […]

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Out

Author: Angela May George
R.R.P: $20.90
Illustrated by: Owen Swan
Review: Joan Steinman
 
This is a picture story book aimed at children from 4 years of age but I believe even adults will relate to it. It is the story of a young girl, […]

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The Seven Signs Series

Author: Michael Adams
R.R.P: $12.50
Review: Joan Steinman
This is a seven book series for the 10 plus age group who love adventure mysteries. Seven teenagers, chosen after they entered a competition, must race across seven continents as they attempt to decode and […]

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Tom Gates: Family, Friends And Furry Creatures

Author: Liz Pichon
R.R.P: $12.99
Review: Joan Steinman
Liz Pichon has written number 12 in the TOM GATES series. In FAMILY, FRIENDS AND FURRY CREATURES Tom is given a school project to write his family tree. This is another in this really funny […]

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Ella Diaries: Going Green

Author: Meredith Costain
R.R.P: $9.99
Illustrated by: Danielle MacDonald
Review: Joan Steinman
 
GOING GREEN is a new release in this popular series for seven years and upwards.
 
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