In the Selwood house, there's mischief and mayhem every day - and footy, of course! READ MORE
Month: October 2016
Happy National Cat Day! We can't think of anything more comforting than curling up with a furry, feline friend and a really excellent book. So today, on National Cat Day, we are celebrating the relationship between readers and their cats, and the fictional cats from some of our most beloved books. READ MORE
With one in five Australians being affected by complex mental illness, now has never been a more important time to initiate honest conversations about mental health. No one is doing that better than our authors who are sharing stories about the experiences of sufferers as well as those around them. Whether it’s depression, anxiety, suicide, self-harm, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder or OCD, these 12 writers are doing their part to talk openly and courageously about the mental health issues facing teenagers and young people. READ MORE
Bedtime is a special time between parent and child - a time for adventure, imagination, learning and (most importantly) cuddles! We've collected some of our favourite tales for your evening story time slot. They're split into two groups - books to read together, and picture books to read to them - depending on your child's reading level. Beautifully illustrated and original stories that your little ones will ask to be read to them over and over again. Time to set sail on a brand new adventure together! Perfect for junior readers who are keen to join in the story time fun. Read a sample of Wormwood Mire!
If you’ve ever seen Amy Schumer’s stand-up, you’ll know that nothing is off limits for the comedian, and we mean NOTHING. She’s joked about her sexual exploits, diet, body image, ex-boyfriends, current boyfriends, gynaecologist appointments, being Jewish and everything in between. Nothing is sacred. READ MORE