While I was in Sydney recently for the amazing SCBWI National Conference and subsequent PD Day for teachers at the State Library, I heard something about me (and my books) which I had not realise. See, I knew some of my books were on the reading list for the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge, an amazing challenge which sees students across the state reading a wide range of books from a curated list. What I hadn’t realised was that I have books on each of the four lists – for ages from Kindergarten to Year 9.
How exciting – and what an honour.
So if you, your students or children are taking part in the Reading Challenge in 2019, you can include the following books in your reading: