In episode 75 of the Your Kid’s Next Read podcast:
10 Minutes with Alison Lester
Alison Lester on the secret of writing ‘read it again’ picture books: Allison interviews beloved Australian author Alison Lester. Plus, four creative writing books for kids 6-12 and Megan has a tip for making a journal out of a piece of paper.
Books we mention
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‘The Courage of Magnolia Moon’ by Edwina Wyatt
‘My Strange Shrinking Parents’ by Zeno Sworder
‘Wishes come in Threes’ by Andy Jones
‘Hana’s Hundreds of Hijabs’ by Razeena Omar Gutta, art by Manal Mirza
10 mins with Alison Lester
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
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