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Book Week 2018

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Book Week Character Parade 2018 - Finding our TREASURE in Books

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

To look at all the photos from the Book Week Character Parade click here and view general character parade photos as well as year level specific photos.

Budding Author Bethany Visits the Library

Bethany A in 3G wrote a story about England, where she was born for her assessment about a country she had to research. Bethany visited the library and shared her story.  Thank you Bethany.

The 2018 Book of the Year Award Winners - on Display in the Library

Book of the Year: Early Childhood

Rodney Loses It! By Michael Gerard Bauer

Books in this category are fiction, drama or poetry and aimed at children who are at pre-reading or early stages of reading. Ages 0-7 years.

Picture Book of the Year

A Walk in the Bush by Gwyn Perkins

Books in this category belong to the Picture Book genre, where the story or theme is strengthened using illustrations. Ages 0-18 years

Eve Pownall Award

Do not Lick this Book by Idan Ben-Barak

Books in this category intend to document factual material presented in an imaginative way. Ages 0-18 years

Book of the Year: Younger Readers

How to Bee by Bren MacDibble

Books in this category may be fiction, drama or poetry and should be appropriate for children aged 8-12 years.

Book of the Year: Older Readers

Take Three Girls by Cath Crowley, Simmone Howell & Fiona Wood

Books in this category may be fiction, drama or poetry and should be appropriate for children aged 13-18 years.

Anh Do - The Happiest Refugee

Image result for ahn do the happiest refugee book       AHN DO LIVE at QPAC

Appearing at Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) at 8pm on Friday 1st February and Saturday 2nd February , 2019 to share his life story in a way that is sure to make you laugh.  The show is suitable for ages 7+.  Tickets can be purchased through QPAC.

The Happiest Refuge is an extraordinary memoir of "a boy's journey from starvation at sea to becoming one of Australia's best-loved comedians". You can find it upstairs in the Biography section.  
Location: WR 792.702 DO

Did you know Anh Do is not just a talented author but also an extraordinary artist? Visit Anh Do's website to see all his published books and his official art site to see some of his beautiful portraits.

Visit out Great Reads webpage to see what other Ahn Do books we have in the library.

Library Opening Hours

Middle and Senior Library 8 am - 4 pm

Junior Library 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

(Junior students may come in with parents to borrow books from 8:00 am to 8:30am and from 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm).

Library Contact Details

Address: 38 Anson Road, Wellington Point, Queensland, 4160, Australia.

Email: library@redlands.qld.edu.au

KidsNews - News for kids

Behind The News

NEW POLL - Your vote counts

Do you prefer STUDYING with music or without? VOTE NOW!
Definitely without music: 28 votes (18.18%)
With music - wearing headphones: 22 votes (14.29%)
With music - using speakers: 84 votes (54.55%)
I don't mind: 20 votes (12.99%)
Total Votes: 154

NEW JOKE Vote Now!

How did the hammerhead shark do on his test? He nailed it! (The 104-Storey Treehouse, page 136 - available to borrow from the library)
This joke made me laugh out loud: 0 votes (0%)
This joke made me smile: 0 votes (0%)
I didn't find this joke funny: 0 votes (0%)
I didn't understand this joke: 0 votes (0%)
No comment: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0

About the Library

Junior and Middle students have weekly or fortnightly lessons with qualified teacher librarians, and Senior students are assisted with research as needed. Curriculum- based resources, literature and recreational materials are available in a variety of formats to support the needs of the College.  Students have access to a large collection of print resources, extensive fiction collection and picture books for the Juniors. 

A wide range of electronic resources is also available, including encyclopedias, newspapers, reference materials and a comprehensive selection of online, full-text databases.

The College Library also provides a Parent collection, which is located near the library office on the ground floor.