Bringing the Subject of Family Violence Out Into the Open

Bringing the Subject of Family Violence Out Into the Open

Written by Robin Adolphs · Illustrated by Nicky Johnston It is with great pleasure that Butternut Books, in conjunction with the National Rural Women’s Coalition, announce the release of Brave Danny, a picture book for children aged 4-8 years. Family violence is...

New Book Update: Eddie, Excellent Chef

Coming later this year, Eddie, Excellent Chef is the third picture book in our Aussie stories collection. Illustrations have already begun and from early sketches the illustrations promise to be delightful. This time the central character is an emu who had...

Lucy’s First Disco, Purple Day for Epilepsy

The 26th March is Purple Day for Epilepsy. Supporters, schools and communities work throughout March to raise funds and increase awareness about epilepsy. One of the ways I have committed myself to helping Epilepsy Queensland bring epilepsy out of the shadows is to...

School Visit, Moreton Bay Boys College, March 2nd 2016

For the second year in succession I will be visiting the Preps at Moreton Bay Boys’ College. The focus of the visit will be ‘Grandpa’s Gold’. Why that particular book? Well, a few days after my visit, it’s Grandparents Day and...