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Kids Anticipate! Appreciate! Applaud! - The Short List for Younger Readers

Escape to EVERYWHERE with CBCA NSW Branch Inc 

on FRIDAY, AUGUST 18 at 11:00 a.m.

as we celebrated the start of CBCA Book Week 2017 with a

FREE video conference as

Kids’ AAA: Anticipate! Appreciate! Applaud! The Short List for Younger Readers

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Our guest (member) author, Belinda Murrell, joined with reading teams from Wallsend and Whalan Public Schools as they shared overviews of the short list, celebrations of reading, and writing hints. 

The session finished at 12:00 noon when the winning titles of 2017 CBCA Book of the Year Awards were announced

Belinda’s own books include: the Sun Sword trilogy; the Lulu Bell series; and the Time Slip series allcreate “believable characters that are as fascinating to talk about as real people. “ 

This year’s Short List for Younger Readers includes hints of quirky historical links, a special horse, mythical ceremonies, dark magic, horrors of war, and a journey through nature.

Be sure to check the links to all short list titles here and to CBCA reviews through Reading Time here

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