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2014 Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards
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2014 Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards

This week is Children’s Book Week, and to mark the occasion, the 2014 Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Book of the Year Awards were announced last Friday 15 August. The winners and honour books in each of the categories are: Older Readers Winner Wildlife (Fiona Wood, Pan)  Honour books Fairytales for Wilde Girls (Allyse Near, … Continue reading

Antarctic Odyssey
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Antarctic Odyssey

In 1979, geophysicist Big Dee leaves his comfortable family life in suburban Perth to pursue a lifelong dream to spend a year away to Antarctica as a researcher. He gambles on leaving his loved ones and exposing himself to the rigours of loneliness, deprivation and the extreme cold. In his quest to survive in this … Continue reading