Connect with us

Local News

Illawarra writer Kirli Saunders wins ABIA ‘Small Publishers Children’s Book of the Year’ | South Coast Register



news, latest-news, indigenous, first nations, abia, book, writer, author, playwright, writers festival

The profile of Illawarra-based Indigenous artist and writer Kirli Saunders keeps rising with yet another award under her belt, and it’s simply thanks to her committment to her community she says. The proud Gunai woman was honoured with the Australian Book Industry Award for Small Publishers’ Children’s Book of the Year accolade last week, for her second children’s book titled Bindi – a verse novel for mid-upper primary aged kids. Read more: ‘Brutality’ of working in healthcare highlighted in Wollongong stage play “This book is a book of big ideas, about climate change and environment, and caring for country pitched at young people,” the…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

You might also like ...

NSW Health reveals likely source of local COVID-19 infections as new restrictions are rolled out
Face Masks Will Be Mandatory Indoors and on Public Transport in Greater Sydney From 5pm Today – Concrete Playground