There is no shortage of Nativity picture books illustrated in the religiously traditional manner, portraying this biblical tale in all its ethereal glory. But few dare to show the real […]
Australian Illustrated Books
This tag houses some of my favorite illustrated and picture books written by Australian authors, illustrated by Australian artists or both.
One orange evening, tiger-striped with blackened trees, a pig sat, reminiscing. Glenda Millard Christmas in Australia is smack bang in the middle of summer and often accompanied by natural disasters
The Tea and Sugar train only came once a week on a Thursday. But the special Christmas train only came once a year. Today was Sunday. Four more days without
Christmas is the hottest time of the year in Australia. It’s a time for cold beer, beaches, barbecues and backyard cricket. Unlike the traditional cold and snowy winters we see
I grew up in the Soviet Union, so I think I can be forgiven for having only a vague understanding of the celebration of Halloween and its significance. Even when