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Morris Gleitzman is the new Children’s Laureate

Once by Morris Gleitzman

Morris Gleitzman has written nearly 40 books for young people, including Two Weeks with the Queen, Boy Overboard, Bumface, the Felix series and the Wicked series; and the Australian Children’s Literature Alliance has announced that he is the Australian Children’s Laureate for this year. The theme for Morris Gleitzman’s two-year term will be Stories Make Us – Stories Create … Read more

Cleveland Christmas tree lighting a shining success

Loads of smiles and excitement greeted the Redland Libraries First 5 Forever team on Friday 1 December when local community celebrated the annual Christmas tree lighting in Cleveland’s Library Square. The First 5 Forever sponsored event included a performance by local children’s theatre group “Rock it”, Christmas craft activities, a Santa letter writing station and … Read more