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June 16, 2014


Books are a magical part of childhood. Here are some of the MWF team’s favourite childhood reads. Tintin by Herge Every time we went to the library (living in the country, it was half an hour’s drive away and a special treat) I would go straight to the Tintin section. Tintin made me want to […]

May 26, 2014


Food: one of Melbourne’s many creative obsessions. Making it, eating it, and certainly writing about it. I’m thrilled to be on Emerging Writers’ Festival’s ‘Thought for Food’ panel, coming up on Wednesday 28 May. The panel will bring together four Melbourne food writers who have defined their niche in the expansive blogosphere and learned the art […]

May 12, 2014


Meet the MWF Schools’ Program director, Mike Shuttleworth. Mike is a youth literature activist, organising events and writing about youth literature since 2002. Most importantly, he is the director of the MWF Schools’ Program. Get to know him in the only way that makes sense, through his favourite books. Tell us about your favourite YA […]