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Danny Katz on getting kids to read

The brilliant Danny Katz writes about the difficulties of getting kids to read in this exclusive Kids Month piece You can’t force a non-reading kid to read. You can’t occy-strap a book to their face and hold their eyelids open with alligator clips – they don’t like it, they say it hurts, kids today are so soft. If a non-reading kid ever attempts to read a book, they see it as work, ... Read more

by | August 19, 2015

Kathryn Fox on working with James Patterson

Bestselling Australian author Kathryn Fox writes about the events leading up to her collaboration with James Patterson Eleven years ago, I was an author with a debut novel close to release. I was also an avid fan of crime fiction, which is what inspired me to write in the first place. James Patterson was one of my favourite authors. When I heard he was coming to Sydney for a visit, I couldn’t w... Read more

by | August 9, 2015