y Reading Time periodical   children's  
Alternative title: New Books for Boys and Girls
Date: 1957
Date: 1964-1966
Date: 1966-1970
Date: 1970-1977
Date: 1978-1981
Date: 1982
Date: 1983-1986
Date: 1986-1987
Date: 1987-2014
Issue Details: First known date: 1956; Latest issue indexed: 2013 1956
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y Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia vol. 57 no. 2 May 2013 7381328 2013 periodical issue
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Not a Hoarder, but a Collector Chris Cheng , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 57 no. 2 2013; (p. 6)
Editorial John Cohen , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time , February vol. 50 no. 1 2006; (p. 2)
Editorial of the 50th anniversary of the periodical Reading Time.
CBC Sixty Years On H. M. Saxby , 2005 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 49 no. 4 2005; (p. 6-9)
Speech given at the Children's Book Council of Australia 60th anniversary dinner held at the Tea Room, Queen Victoria Building, Sydney, New South Wales, 21 September 2005. In this speech Maurice Saxby outlines the history of the Council, the Awards and Children's Book Week, the beginning of the review journal New Books for Boys and Girls (Reading Time) and his own career.
Sesquicentenary of Reading Time or Reading Time is 150! Laurie Copping , 1999 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 43 no. 1 1999; (p. 2-3)
Coincidentally, it's the 150th Issue! Stephanie Owen Reeder , 1999 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 43 no. 1 1999; (p. 3-4)
y Celebrate with Stories : The Children's Book Council of Australia 1945 -1995 June Smith , Margaret Hamilton , Hunters Hill : Margaret Hamilton Books , 1995 Z967520 1995 single work criticism Includes information on and history of the CBC at both national and state level, the archives and national conferences, and the CBC journal Reading Time.
'Reading Time' Review : A Content Analysis John Cohen , 1986 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , January no. 98 1986; (p. 13-18)
Editorial Stephanie Owen Reeder , 1986 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , July no. 100 1986; (p. 3-4)
One Hundred Quanta : The Production of a Continuing Entity From Many Units of Human Energy Eleanor Stodart , 1986 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , July no. 100 1986; (p. 35-38)
Eleanor Stodart traces the history of Reading Time from the first issue, called New Books for Boys and Girls, in 1956 to the 100th issue in 1986.
Stretching the Rubber Hours : Anne Bower Ingram, "Reading Time" Editor 1970-1977 Eve Pownall , 1978 single work column biography
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Official Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , April no. 67 (p. 48-49)
y Reading Time Reflections Surry Hills : The Wentworth Press , 1978 Z947927 1978 anthology review column essay
The History of the Children's Book Council of Australia - Part II Eve Pownall , 1976 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Official Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , July no. 60 1976; (p. 4-11)
Reading Time 50 Eve Pownall , 1974 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : New Books for Boys and Girls , January no. 50 1974; (p. 2-4)
Editorial Anne Bower Ingram , 1974 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Official Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , October no. 53 1974;
It Belongs to Australia Anne Bower Ingram , 1973 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : New Books for Boys and Girls , January no. 46 1973; (p. 2)
Geoffrey Atkinson 1970 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : New Books for Boys and Girls , July no. 36 1970; (p. 57)
Sesquicentenary of Reading Time or Reading Time is 150! Laurie Copping , 1999 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 43 no. 1 1999; (p. 2-3)
Coincidentally, it's the 150th Issue! Stephanie Owen Reeder , 1999 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 43 no. 1 1999; (p. 3-4)
CBC Sixty Years On H. M. Saxby , 2005 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 49 no. 4 2005; (p. 6-9)
Speech given at the Children's Book Council of Australia 60th anniversary dinner held at the Tea Room, Queen Victoria Building, Sydney, New South Wales, 21 September 2005. In this speech Maurice Saxby outlines the history of the Council, the Awards and Children's Book Week, the beginning of the review journal New Books for Boys and Girls (Reading Time) and his own career.
Editorial John Cohen , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time , February vol. 50 no. 1 2006; (p. 2)
Editorial of the 50th anniversary of the periodical Reading Time.
Geoffrey Atkinson 1970 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : New Books for Boys and Girls , July no. 36 1970; (p. 57)
Reading Time 50 Eve Pownall , 1974 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : New Books for Boys and Girls , January no. 50 1974; (p. 2-4)
It Belongs to Australia Anne Bower Ingram , 1973 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : New Books for Boys and Girls , January no. 46 1973; (p. 2)
The History of the Children's Book Council of Australia - Part II Eve Pownall , 1976 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Official Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , July no. 60 1976; (p. 4-11)
Editorial Anne Bower Ingram , 1974 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Official Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , October no. 53 1974;
Stretching the Rubber Hours : Anne Bower Ingram, "Reading Time" Editor 1970-1977 Eve Pownall , 1978 single work column biography
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Official Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , April no. 67 (p. 48-49)
y Reading Time Reflections Surry Hills : The Wentworth Press , 1978 Z947927 1978 anthology review column essay
y Celebrate with Stories : The Children's Book Council of Australia 1945 -1995 June Smith , Margaret Hamilton , Hunters Hill : Margaret Hamilton Books , 1995 Z967520 1995 single work criticism Includes information on and history of the CBC at both national and state level, the archives and national conferences, and the CBC journal Reading Time.
'Reading Time' Review : A Content Analysis John Cohen , 1986 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , January no. 98 1986; (p. 13-18)
Editorial Stephanie Owen Reeder , 1986 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , July no. 100 1986; (p. 3-4)
One Hundred Quanta : The Production of a Continuing Entity From Many Units of Human Energy Eleanor Stodart , 1986 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , July no. 100 1986; (p. 35-38)
Eleanor Stodart traces the history of Reading Time from the first issue, called New Books for Boys and Girls, in 1956 to the 100th issue in 1986.
Not a Hoarder, but a Collector Chris Cheng , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 57 no. 2 2013; (p. 6)

PeriodicalNewspaper Details

ISSN: 0155-218X
ISSN: 1322-7602
Subtitle:
Subtitle varies: Reading Time : New Books for Boys and Girls 1967-1974; Reading Time : The Official Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia, 1979-
Frequency:
1956-1971 Varying frequency 1972 - Quarterly
Range:
No 1 (1956) -
Continued by:
Indexes:
Indices published separately and as a supplement
Note:
Accepted as the official journal of the CBC of Australia at the Annual General Meeting of October 1970. The banner was changed to reflect this from the January 1973 issue. Responsibility for production remained with the NSW Council.Commenced under new title from No. 70, January 1979 -
Note:
In issue No. 24, July 1966, Patricia Ward is noted as concluding her two year term of office as editor. In a short piece on Geoffrey Atkinson in issue No. 36, July 1970 (p. 57) the author states that '[the journal's]editorial standard was already high, thanks to the hard work of Patricia Ward who was editor for a number of years'.
Note:
In a speech give to the Children's Book Council of Australia 60th anniversary dinner, 21 September 2005, (published in Reading Time vol. 49, no. 4, November 2005, p.6-9) Maurice Saxby noted: 'The first edition in 1957 of a small bulletin, New Books for Boys and Girls was to evolve into Reading Time. It was edited by Hessie Smith; but actually she and I wrote the annotations between us.' (p.8)
Note:
Issues of the periodical from 1956 - 1962 did not contain substantial articles or reviews of Australian works. These issues have not been indexed.
Note:
Contents from 1963 indexed selectively.
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