Topic of the Month – September 2018

Monthly Archives: August 2018

Topic of the Month – September 2018

August 31, 2018

This month’s Topic is ‘Climate Change Part 1: Coal, Energy, and the Reef ‘.  The way we are heading blindly into an environmental crisis makes me weep.  The signs are already here – bushfires in winter, 100 year weather events occurring every couple of years, extinctions, the hottest years on record, the increase in the temperature of the oceans.  The … more »

Pozible campaign for Mildred

August 24, 2018

I launched a new Pozible campaign! This one is for a Calendar for 2019, starring my occasional character Mildred.

Many of you have already met Mildred, and seen her acerbic and/or gloomy takes on life. Life is sometimes hard for her, but that makes for great cartoons. I’ve decided that Mildred deserves more limelight, and what better way to do this … more »

Love Your Bookshop Day

August 11, 2018

Today is Love Your Bookshop Day. Depending on your bookshop, there’s might still be some time left to head out and buy a book.  There are so many wonderful books out there, it won’t be difficult to find something you love. Or go tomorrow or the next day or anytime. Bookshops need our support and WE NEED OUR BOOKSHOPS! 

So much to see and do with Ducks Away!

August 7, 2018

I am very much looking forward to October when the new book by Mem Fox and me will be published in Australia, but in the meantime, I thought you might like to see some of the things people are doing with our book Ducks Away!, which is already out in both the United States and Australia.

Apart from the teapot one, … more »