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Celebrating 20 years and 1.9 million Aussies helping to beat blood cancer!
This year, more than 20,000 Aussies will to come together across the country to celebrate the 20th anniversary of one of our most loved fundraising events – the Leukaemia […]

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2018 Ballarat Begonia Festival Highlights

Media Alert – Tuesday 6 March
Considered one of Ballarat’s most popular community events, the Ballarat Begonia Festival is once again set to draw thousands of visitors to the city this Labour Day long
The festival returns to the Ballarat Botanical Gardens on […]

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Ella And Olivia; Little Lifesavers

Author: Danielle McDonald
R.R.P: $7.95
Illustrated by: Yvette Poshoglian
Review: Joan Steinman
Ella and Olivia enrol in Nippers at Two Pines Beach! But will they be ready for the surf club carnival?
LITTLE LIFESAVERS is a new book in the Ella and Olivia series for […]

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Ella Diaries; Total TV Drama

Author: Meredith Costain
R.R.P: $16.50
Review: Joan Steinman
Girls from 7 years of age will be thrilled with the new Ella Diaries release by Meredith Costain. In TOTAL TV DRAMA Ella is about to appear on TV in a quiz show but will […]

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Dogman And Cat Kid

Author: Dav Pilkey
R.R.P: $11.95
Review: Joan Steinman
DOGMAN AND THE CAT KID by Dav Pilkey is now available for reluctant readers from 7 years who love the colourful comic strip presentation of this heroic dog’s adventures.
Has Dog Man finally found the purr-fect […]

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Mighty Mitch; Howzat Heroes!

Author: Mitchell Starc
R.R.P: $10.90
Review: Joan Steinman
HOWZAT HEROES! by Mitchell Starc is the second in this Mighty Mitch series for cricket fans from 7 years of age.
Mitch Starc and his cricket team suddenly find themselves in the spotlight on the TV […]

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Tiny Timmy; The New Kid

Author: Tim Cahill
R.R.P: $16.50
Illustrated by: Tania Erzinger
Review: Joan Steinman
Tim Cahill‘s 7th book, THE NEW KID, with its soccer theme has been released in this series for 7 years upwards.
The Lions have a new player. Ricardo seems nice enough, and he’s […]

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Star Wars Jedi Academy; The Force Oversleeps

Author: Jeffrey Brown
R.R.P: $19.75
Review: Joan Steinman
Number 5 in the STAR WARS JEDI ACADEMY, THE FORCE OVERSLEEPS, by Jeffrey Brown is now available. Presented in comic strip style this series appeals to Star Wars fans 8 years and upwards.
Victor Starspeeder is […]

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Author: Deano Yipadee
R.R.P: $12.75
Illustrated by: Paul Beavis
Review: Joan Steinman
Stan was a small dinosaur that roared from its rear end instead of its mouth. He was the first Stink-o-saurus. But Stan had a problem as no one wanted to play with […]

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My Meerkat Mum

Author: Ruth Paul
R.R.P: $16.99
Review: Joan Steinman
This delightful picture story book goes through the meerkat family’s day demonstrating the similarities to humans looking after their kids; getting out of bed, grooming, feeding them and teaching them. The simple text, often presented […]

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