Book Launch + Illustration Exhibition

Join the celebrations when Norman Jorgensen launches Briony Stewart‘s new picture book Here in the Garden — a tender tale about loss, love and friendship. The launch will also kick-off a 5-week exhibition of all Briony’s original draft-work and artwork from the book PLUS an installation activity will be run with children throughout the school […]

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Friday Spotlight: Briony Stewart

Every Friday we post a quick link to the website of an Australian author or illustrator. Today’s spotlight is on … [cue  fanfare] … BRIONY STEWART. Briony Stewart is an author-illustrator in Perth, WA. Her books include Kumiko and the Dragon, Kumiko and the Dragon’s Secret and Kumiko and the Shadow Catchers (all with UQP). […]

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Book launch: Kumiko and the Shadow Catchers

Kumiko and the Shadow Catchers, written and illustrated by Briony Stewart When: Sunday 10 July 2011, 1.30pm–4.30pm Where: Town of Vincent Library, 99 Loftus St, Perth WA. Short reading, book sales, signing, sale of original illustrations and prints from the book. Light refreshments and a chance for kids to win book prizes and colour in […]

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April 2011 newsletter now online

You can download the April 2011 newsletter from the CBCA WA website. Inside you’ll find: The president’s report The President’s XI (a themed reading list) Interview with Briony Stewart Photos from A Night With Our Stars Reports on book events including the IBBY dinner & the book launch of Tripple Ripple National and International children’s […]

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Perth Writers’ Festival Family Day

The Perth Writers’ Festival is happening at UWA next week from 3-7 March. Family Day is Sunday 6 March with talks and workshops from children’s authors and illustrators and fun activities and entertainment for all the family. One session not be missed is The Born Storytellers book launch. Seven books with stories by 91 young […]

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