Episode 117: Bumper Bookmail for Book Week

August 17, 2023

In episode 117 of the Your Kid’s Next Read podcast:

Bumper Bookmail for Book Week

This week, we’re all about the brand-new books for kids, celebrating the joy of CBCA Book Week with a bumper bookmail episode. Plus, Allison has tips for authors prepping for a book launch and Megan suggests heading outdoors.

Books we mention

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Bookmail and TBR pile

‘River to Bay by Carole Wilkinson. Illustrated by Prue Pittock

Roobe Roo’ by Nico and Candy Robertson  

‘Picasso and the Greatest Show on Earth’ by Anna Fienberg 

‘Listen’ by Duncan Smith and Nicole Godwin. Illustrated by Jandamarra Cadd 

This Camp is Doomed’ by Anna Zobel 

‘The Ultimate Collection of Brilliant Bedtime Stories’ with R A Spratt 

‘We Know a Place’ by Maxine Beneba Clarke 

‘The Isabelle Stories (vol 2) Hurry Up Harry’ by Jane Godwin 

‘Amber and Blue and the hunt for DNA’ by Claudia Flandoli



SLANZA conference with Megan Daley as keynote speaker, 22-24 September 2023

Nature Book Week 

Pollinator Week 


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