The Vanishings Returns!

Thanks so much to Sylvie and everyone at BookPod. The latest, updated and new and improved Vanishings has arrived. Thanks so much to all those patient people who ordered and were waiting its arrival. It’s here. Same creepy story… and same advice from the author… not to be read at night! Thanks also to the…

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Big Bash League 2 – Coming Soon!

The next series of BBL books have arrived! 4 new books featuring the 8 BBL teams and just in time for another bumper action-packed summer of cricket.   Academy Smash Billy loves to bowl – fast! He’s also a massive Melbourne Stars fan and when his friend Wen-Lee lets him know about a cricket academy…

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South Australia Visit

Just back from a really fun trip to South Australia… a couple of days in Mount Gambier; firstly at their amazing library chatting and working with local students and then at beautiful Tenison Woods College. I was a bit nervous about working with a group of Year 8/9s but the kids were fantastic – warm,…

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Be Bully Free Review

Bullying is NOT ok! “Sometimes people think that bullying is just harmless teasing, but it’s not…bullying can affect people’s self-esteem, confidence, education and ultimately their lives.” This book is not just for children or teens but for anyone that has been or is a victim of bullying, and what makes this book so unique is…

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AFL Factivity Book Review

ANZAC Day has come and gone and so that means it’s officially time to be indoors more often than not and watching footy on telly is a sanctioned activity. For those who follow AFL this bright colourful, carefully constructed factivity book is the ideal accompaniment as fans of all ages can test their knowledge, learn…

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Ocean Grove Market

Had my Cats jumper on and made it in time for the Ocean Grove Rotary Market. Lots of fun, some books sold and plenty of interesting chats to interesting people.

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Fed Square Book Market

This Saturday I’m off to the Book Market at Federation Square in the Atrium for a spot of book selling and signing. Bookmarks and Easter Eggs for everyone (well, until the Easter eggs run out) and a chance to buy some signed Michael Panckridge books at bargain basement prices. So, if you happen to be in the…

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ReadPlus review

Clearing the Pack – Review The Legend series. Ford St Publishing, 2017. ISBN 9781925272642 The Legend of sport competition has started for another year and students score points for skill based sessions, their knowledge of the sport and their game skills. The winner of the Legend of football and netball need to achieve the highest…

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AFL Factivity Book

How much do you really know about the AFL? Put your knowledge to the test with this awesome activity book! Uncover heaps of cool AFL facts and spend hours on AFL-themed activities, quizzes and challenges. Plus, two sticker sheets featuring over 70 stickers to add to the factivity fun! The 48 paged activity book will…

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Legends 3 and 4

So, it’s been a while but finally (thanks for you patience, Paul at Ford Street Publishing!) books 3 and 4 of the Legends series have landed. Again, big thanks to Marita Seaton for her wonderful cover designs. We’re launching next Sunday at Ford St Publishing (162 Hoddle Street, Abbotsford) at 12pm. Would LOVE to see you…

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