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Pat Grant’s graphic novel Blue, which sold out soon after release in hardback, is now available in paperback. Described in The Australian as ‘a major achievement’, Grant’s exploration of Australian surf culture and the fear of foreigners, and his remarkable drawing style, make this an attractive and thought-provoking Christmas gift.
Kate Ferguson has been appointed Library Sales Executive at Bowker Australia’s St Kilda Road Office. Kate is currently studying her librarianship and previously worked as a Customer Service Operations Coordinator for DA Information Services in Mitcham Victoria. Kate can be contacted via email at email@example.com or via phone: (03) 8517-8365 or 0427-962-366.
Penguin Group (Australia) wish to advise customers about our upcoming move. Our new address details from 17 September will be: 707 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3008 Phone and fax numbers will remain the same: Tel: +61 (3) 9811-2400, Fax: +61 (3) 9811-2620
Gregory the Greedy Duck Author: Denise Volp ISBN: 9780987314208 RRP: $19.95 What happens when Gregory eats too many fries and cannot fly home? This is the story of the challenges he has to overcome to get home safely.
There’s only a week left before the APA’s international symposium futurEDUCATION: Learning in a Digital Age, which will be held on 6 September, from 11am to 5pm, at the BMW Edge Building in Federation Square Melbourne.
With the news full of references to digital innovation in education, the Gonski Review, cutting teachers’ jobs, and the cutting edge systems of Finland and Korea, this is a timely event exploring the strategic issues around Australian education. The full Program is available at http://futureducation.com.au/.
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