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We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Morris Gleitzman is the Australian Children’s Laureate for 2018–2019. The theme for Morris Gleitzman’s two-year term will be Stories Make Us – Stories Create Our Future. “Young people need stories more than ever,” … READ MORE

Say hello, wave goodbye

After two hectic, passionate, fun, collaborative, adventurous years, Leigh Hobbs steps down as the Australian Children’s Laureate. Leigh was the fourth Laureate, following Boori Monty Pryor and Alison Lester (2102–13), and Jackie French (2014–15). The new Laureate will be announced on … READ MORE

Celebrating Leigh Hobbs Laureate

Please join us to celebrate Leigh Hobbs, Australian Children's Laureate, 2016-17! Yes – two years have flown by. This special event to thank Leigh will be held on the outdoor terrace at Allen & Unwin in Sydney. BOOK HERE.   … READ MORE