In episode 100 of the Your Kid’s Next Read podcast:
Ask us Anything
To celebrate our 100-episode milestone, Megan and Allison invited the community to ‘Ask Us Anything’ – listen to find out what they wanted to know. Plus, Allison shares details of a new online creative writing course for kids, and Megan has some roadtrip tips.
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Books we mention
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Bookmail and TBR pile
‘Poppy, The Queen and The Seat’ by Vikki Marmaras. Illustrated by Caterina Metti
‘The Sydney Harbour Fairy’ by Deborah Frenkel. Illustrated by Cate James
‘Stay for Dinner’ by Sandhya Parappukkaran. Illustrated by Michelle Pereira
‘Neil The Boring Amazing Sea Cucumber’ by Amelia McInerney. Illustrated by Lucinda Gifford
‘Game On! Shrinkle’ by Emily Snape
Creating a home library for kids and more
Creative Writing Books
‘Unleash Your Creative Monster: A Children’s Guide to writing’by Andy Jones. Illustrated by Olaf Falafel
‘Once Upon a Slime’ by Andy Griffiths. Illustrated by Terry Denton
‘Write Your Own Story Book’ by Louie Stowell
‘Story Writers Ideas Notebook’ by Louie Stowell
New online creative writing course from authors Tim Harris and Nat Amoore, ‘Writings Cool’. Self-paced, video-based content for home or school use. More information here.
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Meet Allison Rushby, the third member of #teamyknr. Find out about Allison and her books here.