New ambassadors for 2019 Australian Reading Hour announced

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Australian Reading Hour (ARH) has announced the ARH Ambassadors for 2019.

Five ambassadors for children and two ambassadors for adults will promote this year’s event. All five of the children’s ambassadors will submit a book to be published on 10 September 2019. The books will each cost $2.99 and will be available for purchase from bookshops in time for ARH on Thursday 19 September 2019.

Visit the ARH website to learn more about this year’s ambassadors including:

  • Karen Manbulloo is excited that her book Moli det bigibigi will be read by thousands of people in Kriol and English
  • Matt Stanton is passionate about promoting ARH to Australians of all ages
  • Sally Rippen promotes kindness, friendship and integrity in her books

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ARH encourages libraries interested in organising a reading event to register at the ARH website. ARH logos and posters are available for download from the ARH Resources page.