Geronimo Stilton Home › Read Read Go to the home page © Atlantyca S.p.A. All rights reserved VAT N. 05426990965 Haven't registered yet? Booked Out Speakers Agency Anne Spudvilas is a multi award-winning illustrator of children’s books. Her work on the picture book version of Mao’s Last Dancer, The Peasant Prince, took her to China with author Li Cunxin. The Peasant Prince won both the NSW and Qld Premiers Awards and CBCA Honor book in 2008. Anne’s work concentrates on portraying character and expression in people in commissioned portraits, courtroom sketching and children’s books. Anne is in demand for drawing workshops here and overseas and gives presentations about the process of illustrating books for primary and secondary level. What other jobs have you had?
The Golden Door - Deltora Quest The quest continues... Explore the world of Deltora! The walled city of Weld is under attack from ferocious flying creatures that raid in the night, bringing death and destruction. Rye is officially too young to leave the city to search for the Enemy, but his brothers are among the lost and he must find them. What terrors await him beyond the Wall? Rye’s troubles are far from over. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Holmes is not the first fictional detective. C. Auguste Dupin, hero of a bunch of stories by American author Edgar Allan Poe, as well as a very few others detectives, came before. How to Create a Comic Strip With Your Kids in 7 Easy Steps Does your child love to draw or tell stories? Do you want to share your kids’ masterpieces with the world (or at least with Grandma)? In this article, I’ll make you a hero by empowering your kids to write, draw and publish your very own comic. It’s quick, it’s easy and it’s lots of fun. Why Make a Comic Strip?
Transworld - Terry Pratchett Larry Finlay, MD at Transworld Publishers: “I was deeply saddened to learn that Sir Terry Pratchett has died. The world has lost one of its brightest, sharpest minds. In over 70 books, Terry enriched the planet like few before him. Jacqueline Wilson By entering this competition, you agree to accept and be bound by these terms and conditions. This competition is open to anyone aged 13 or over who is a resident of the UK or the Republic of Ireland, except for employees of The Random House Group Limited (the promoter), its subsidiary companies, their families and any other company connected with the competition. The promoter cannot accept entries from entrants aged 12 or under and parents or guardians must enter on their behalf. The closing date for the competition is midnight GMT 5th June 2014 (closing date). Entries received after the closing date will not be considered.
Animal Farm Move over, Babe and Wilbur: there's a new talking pig in town. In fact, there are a lot of talking pigs. And talking horses and birds and cows, for that matter. But George Orwell's Animal Farm is no Jim Henson-inspired comedy about a pig who just wants to be a sheepdog, or bittersweet tale about interspecies love—it's a biting satire about tyrannical governments and a dark warning about the perils of Russian communism. Illustrated Books The Library Dragon Written by Carmen Agra Deedy Illustrated by Michael P. White When Sunrise Elementary School advertised for a thick-skinned librarian with a burning love of books, Miss Lotta Scales knew she was perfect for the job. Who could guard books better than a REAL dragon? "She kept a fiery eye out to make sure no one removed any books from the shelves....
Journey's End Sherriff considered calling it "Suspense" and "Waiting", but eventually found a title in the closing line of a chapter of an unmentioned book: "It was late in the evening when we came at last to our journey's end." Plot summary Drahos Zak - Authors & Illustrators - Welcome to Walker Books Australia Drahos Zak arrived in Australia from the Czech Republic in 1980 after completing a PhD in Illustration and Graphic Design at Charles University, Prague. In Australia Drahos has worked as an Illustrator for various newspapers and magazines, but it is his illustrations for children’s books that have gained him international recognition.