Yearly Archives: 2017

A Nurse Like Aunty Mavis

Denise Petersen always wanted to be a nurse, just like her Aunty Mavis. Despite her reading difficulties, she successfully completed her training as a nurse. Thus began her career in nursing, starting with a stint in a tiny country hospital on the Nullarbor Plain, followed by nursing and midwifery in Australia and Papua New Guinea.…
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David Hull’s New Novel

A new novel by talented young author, David Hull, will be released in November 2017 by Jabiru Publishing. The novel takes readers along with Dane on his trip to self-discovery and growth after years of bullying and abuse at school - in other words, a chance to start his life anew. A chance meeting with Addison, who…
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Tales from Two Gypsies

Clive Richmond met his wife to be, Mandy, when he was 21 and she was 20. Deciding to travel around Australia, they spun  a penny high in the air to decide which way to go. After travelling around Australia, they loved being gypsies so much they did it again - and again. In fact, they have…
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Tommy Learns a Lesson

"Tommy Learns a Lesson" is the first in a new series of children's books written and illustrated by Lenka Wagner. Originally from Europe, Lenka now lives in Cairns, in tropical north Queensland, Australia. "Tommy Learns a Lesson" is the story of a self-centred, naughty bunny. Tommy treats his friends badly and thinks he doesn't need anyone.…
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Delightful Children’s Book

"The Smiling Disease", a beautifully illustrated children's book, was written by Liane Low and illustrated by Tanya Sarianti Ashworth. It's a story about a girl who is on a mission to change the world! She has discovered that smiling is contagious. If you smile at someone, they will smile back at you. This is a…
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