My favourite Christmas books

The Empty Stocking This was an awesome library find. I picked it up because I admired the illustrator’s work and when I read it and discovered it was about twins, I was delighted. And actually, I’d stuck gold, because one twin is naughty all year and Santa doesn’t leave her ANY presents! But then she…

Emu’s Halloween

The countdown to Halloween is on. If you’re looking to put an Aussie spin on this celebration, check out my review of Emu’s Halloween, over at Reading Time, the Children’s Book Council of Australia’s site for children’s book reviews. Emu’s Halloween is written by Victorian Anne Mangan, illustrated by South Australian David Cornish and published…