Posts Tagged ‘Magabala Books’

Meet Deadly D and Justice Jones

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Thanks for talking to Boomerang Books, Deadly D/Dylan and Justice about your Deadly D and Justice Jones books (Magabala Books). Kids who like rugby league and sport are going to love these books. Questions for Dylan/Deadly D and Justice – What are your favourite football teams and players? Dylan: Growing up in Mount Isa and being a North Queensland […]

Meet Jared Thomas, author of Calypso Summer

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Jared Thomas, thanks for talking to Boomerang Books.  Calypso Summer (Magabala Books) gave me a break-through insight into a young Aboriginal man. Calypso is a brilliant character. He tries so hard to make his life, and the lives of those around him, work, but it’s tough. Could you tell us about him and his cousin, Run? Calypso […]

Review – My Home: Broome

Monday, July 16th, 2012

Home to the Yawuru people, Broome was heavily populated in the 1880s by pearl-hunters, keen to snaffle their share in the rich waters around this far north-western town. People from all over the world inhabited Broome, and indeed, its population is as still as much a cultural melting pot as ever. This glorious tour around […]

Review – Two Mates

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

Jack and Raf are good mates. They live in Broome, Western Australia, and have lived there since they were babies. They love their life in the Kimberley. During the dry season, it’s a little cooler  but in the wet season, it’s hot and sticky. That’s when Jack and Raf catch big green frogs on Jack’s […]