Topic of the Month – September 2019

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Topic of the Month – September 2019

August 31, 2019

This month’s topic is Mildred, a character who one day just sprang into my head, full of angst and complaints against the world. She’s not me, but I am sometimes her.

Every month this website will feature twenty or so Horacek cartoons on a chosen topic. I choose the topics alphabetically. All cartoons are ©Judy Horacek. I’d rather you … more »

National Science Week 10-18 August

August 16, 2019

Recently published in the Age, a cartoon of mine in praise of scientists. Where would we be without them?

Love Your Bookshop Day

August 9, 2019

Love Your Bookshop Day is this Saturday 10th August. It’s a dedicated day to celebrate your beloved local bookshop, support their existence and the perfect excuse to buy yourself a new book or five.

Bookshops all over the country will be throwing a party. Find out what’s happening near you at the Love Your Bookshop Facebook page or website:

Hooray for … more »

Pink and blue rabbits

August 6, 2019

Maybe it really is true that there is no such thing as an original idea. In the train on one of the pages of Where is the Green Sheep? two of the other passengers on the train are rabbits – one pink, one blue. I don’t remember why I made them those particular colours, but it turns out that … more »