Monday, October 10, 2005

New Literary Award

'The Blooker Prize,' The World's First Literary Prize for 'Blooks' (Books Based On Blogs or Web Sites) Launches October 10th http://www.lulublookerprize.com/
Zellweger to play children's author Beatrix Potter

American actress Renée Zellweger has been signed up to play Beatrix Potter in a film about the celebrated author's life. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2005/09/29/ubeatrix.xml&sSheet=/portal/2005/09/29/ixportaltop.html
Two articles about Children's author Robin Stewart's new book

http://dailytelegraph.news.com.au/story/0,20281,16867714-5001022,00.html
http://www.thecouriermail.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5936,16864513%255E3102,00.html

The book is about a 175 year old tortoise that lievs at Steve Irwin's zoo
Mem Fox hits the headlines in Idaho

Read about Mem's Conference presentation http://www.kpvi.com/index.cfm?page=nbcheadlines.cfm&ID=28847

Sunday, October 09, 2005

Ingpen and paper theage.com.au

A detailed article was recently published in The Age about Australia author and illustrator, Robert Ingpen. It is available by subscription. http://www.theage.com.au/news/books/ingpen-and-paper/2005/10/08/1128563036413.html