Eliza Vanda’s Button Box

From the author of the award-winning His Name was Walter comes another magical mystery story that will delight Emily Rodda fans. Buttons three, attend to me! Take me where I want to be! No one saw Eliza Vanda arrive in Tidgy Bay that rainy winter afternoon. The sign advertising ‘Cabins for Rent’ was almost hidden […]

Plain Bad Heroines

It’s a terrible story and one way to tell it is this: two girls in love and a fog of wasps cursed the place forever after…’ 1902, Brookhants School for Girls: students Flo and Clara are madly in love with each other, as well as completely obsessed with The Story of Mary MacLane, the scandalous […]

His Name Was Walter

From Australia’s favourite storyteller comes a story, within a story, that shows us the extraordinary power of true love and solves a decades-old mystery. Once upon a time, in a dark city far away, there lived a boy called Walter, who had nothing but his name to call his own … The handwritten book, with […]

Look Inside Food

It is important for children to understand food – where it comes from, what’s in it, and how it affects our bodies. This is an interactive introduction which traces food production from farm to fork, with heaps of flaps to lift.