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5 Easy Ways Authors Can Use Audio to Build Their List and Promote Their Books

5 Easy Ways Authors Can Use Audio to Build Their List and Promote Their Books | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
Many authors are under the mistaken impression that the most effective means of promoting a book online is to put excerpts on your blog or give away free chapters. But more effective choice is giving away great audio to your social media network.
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Get started - Children's literature - Research Guides at State Library of Victoria

Get started - Children's literature - Research Guides at State Library of Victoria | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
A guide to children's literature including resources at the State Library and elsewhere Information for authors and editors of SLV Research Guides...
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Empire of Ivory

Empire of Ivory | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
“A new writer is soaring on the wings of a dragon.”–The New York Times“Enthralling reading–it’s like Jane Austen playing Dungeons & Dragons with Eragon’s Christopher Paolini.”–Time, on His Majesty’s DragonTragedy has struck His Majesty’s Aerial...
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E-books and the Personal Library

E-books and the Personal Library | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
Moving from the West Coast to the East prompts some thoughts on personal libraries and e-books, as it no longer makes economic sense to carry a lifetime of books around with us. But maybe economic ...
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Get Reading! Australia - YouTube

Get Reading! Australia - YouTube | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
Get Reading! is Australia's largest celebration of books and reading.

Our mission is to inspire all Australians to grab a book and get reading!

Previously called Books Alive, Get Reading!
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Top 8 Literary References in Seinfeld

Top 8 Literary References in Seinfeld | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
From "yada yada yada" to "master of your domain," Seinfeld unleashed more while-you're-drinking-with-buddies quotable idioms than just about any other sitc...
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Inside A Dog | "Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside a dog, it's too dark to read." - Groucho Marx

Inside A Dog | "Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside a dog, it's too dark to read." - Groucho Marx | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
A site for young people about the books they like to read. Discover the latest youth literature news, find YA books for teenagers (reviewed by teens), join a book club and discuss your favourite reads, and enter our monthly competitions.
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Home - Scholastic Australia

Home - Scholastic Australia | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
With offices in 16 countries, Scholastic is the largest publisher and distributor of children's books in the world, serving millions of children, families and schools.
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The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore (2011)

Winner of the Best Animated Short Film at the recent Oscars was The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore.The film is about the immortality of storyt...
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Suzanne Collins: Hunger Games author who found rich pickings in dystopia

Suzanne Collins: Hunger Games author who found rich pickings in dystopia | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
She's the top-selling Kindle author and the film of her book has made £300m worldwide – yet Collins remains an enigma...
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Islamic Green Lantern introduced by DC Comics

Islamic Green Lantern introduced by DC Comics | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
New superhero is a tattooed Arab-American called Simon Baz with a criminal record for illegal street racing (Islamic Green Lantern introduced by DC Comics: New superhero is a tattooed Arab-American called Simon Baz with a...)...
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Top British writers hail birth 200 years ago of Grimm tales that bewitched them

Top British writers hail birth 200 years ago of Grimm tales that bewitched them | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
In interviews and readings on BBC3, writers including Philip Pullman, Terry Pratchett, John Agard, Michael Morpugo and Carol Ann Duffy explain how they fell under the spell of the German masters of the fairytale (RT @TinderPress: So @bbcradio3 and...
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Kathy Reichs' Bones are Forever inspired by trip North - Arts & Entertainment - CBC News

Kathy Reichs' Bones are Forever inspired by trip North - Arts & Entertainment - CBC News | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
Kathy Reichs returns to forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan's story with Bones are Forever, inspired by a trip to Yellowknife.
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The Lure of a Good Book: Who's Reading What? [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Lure of a Good Book: Who's Reading What? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
HipType studied the DNA of a successful book as well as the reading habits of men and women, and found some surprises.
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50 Inspiring Children’s Books with a Positive Message

50 Inspiring Children’s Books with a Positive Message | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
With technology developing at a record pace and kids mastering iPads before they’re even out of diapers, it’s more important than ever to instill the love of reading in our children. Here are 50 Children's Books with a Positive Message.
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Penguin Books Australia

Penguin Books Australia | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
Publishers of literary, fiction, reference, autobiography, academic and classic books. Read more with Penguin Books Australia.
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Children's Book Council of Australia

Children's Book Council of Australia | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
Offers support to authors and illustrators, annual awards, and events. Includes calendar of events, tips on getting published, and a quarterly journal.
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Get Reading | Books you can't put down

Get Reading | Books you can't put down | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
Get Reading!, formerly known as Books Alive, is Australia’s largest annual celebration of books and reading, which encourages all Australians to pick up a book, put up their feet and get reading!

Now in its twelfth year, Get Reading!
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Stubbies World Change Challenge

Stubbies, together with Room to Read and Australian Children's Author Tristan Bancks, are calling all primary schools and students to change the world one bo...
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Kathryn Stockett, Author of The Help

Kathryn Stockett, Author of The Help | Read Read Read | Scoop.it
Three ordinary women are about to take one extraordinary step. Twenty-two-year-old Skeeter has just returned home after graduating from Ole Miss. She may have a degree, but it is 1962, Mississippi, and her mother will not be happy till Skeeter...
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