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Issue Details: First known date: 1997... vol. 12 no. 4 September 1997 of Magpies : Talking About Books for Children est. 1986-1995 Magpies : Talking About Books for Children
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Contents

* Contents derived from the 1997 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Know the Author : Garth Nix, Kerry White , single work column (p. 10-12)
Painting Pictures in the Mind : Creating and Reviewing Children's Picture Books, Stephanie Owen Reeder , single work essay
Owen Reeder surveyed the reviews of 73 of the picture books shortlisted in the Children's Book Council Picture Book of the Year Awards from 1986 to 1997. She used reviews from Magies : Talking About Books for Children and Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia.. The survey examined how the illustrations were discussed by the reviewer. Here she reports the findings of her survey.
(p. 15-18)
A Commentary on Writing a Picture Book Review : Or, How to Edit a Piece of Writing from 3 Pages to 385 Words!, Nola Allen , single work criticism (p. 19)
Background to... The Midwife's Daughters, Robyn Sheahan-Bright , single work column (p. 22-23)
Untitled, Moira Robinson , single work review
— Review of Josh and Thumper Janet McLean , 1997 single work picture book ; Josh Janet McLean , 1997 single work picture book ;
(p. 26) Section: Before School
Untitled, Kevin Steinberger , single work review
— Review of The Bear's Lunch Pamela Allen , 1997 single work picture book ;
(p. 26) Section: Before School
Untitled, Joan Zahnleiter , single work review
— Review of What's For Lunch? David Miller , 1997 single work picture book ;
(p. 26-27) Section: Before School
Untitled, Joan Zahnleiter , single work review
— Review of Queenie the Bantam Bob Graham , 1997 single work picture book ;
(p. 27) Section: Before School
Untitled, Monique Humphrey , single work review
— Review of The Ballet Class Gwenda Turner , 1997 single work picture book ;
(p. 28) Section: Before School
Untitled, Ricki Blackhall , single work review
— Review of Jake and Pete and the Stray Dogs Gillian Rubinstein , 1995 single work children's fiction ;
(p. 29) Section: Beginning Readers
Unitled, Joan Zahnleiter , single work review
— Review of Tashi and the Genie Anna Fienberg , Barbara Fienberg , 1997 selected work children's fiction ;
(p. 29-30) Section: Beginning Readers
Untitled, Margaret Phillips , single work review
— Review of The Last Circus Colin Thompson , 1997 single work picture book ;
(p. 30) Section: Beginning Readers
[Review] There's an Echidna at the Bottom of My Garden [et al], Margaret Phillips , single work review
— Review of There's an Echidna at the Bottom of my Garden Jackie French , 1997 single work picture book ; You Little Monster Jane Bowring , 1997 single work children's fiction ; Sally's Painting Room Wendy Orr , 1997 single work children's fiction ; Nanna Pamela Freeman , 1997 single work children's fiction ;
(p. 31) Section: Beginning Readers
[Review] Paradise Palace, Fran Knight , single work review
— Review of Paradise Palace Wendy Orr , 1997 single work children's fiction ;
(p. 32) Section: Independent Readers
Untitled, Russ Merrin , single work review
— Review of Surfing Mr Petrovic Colin Bowles , 1997 single work children's fiction ;
(p. 32) Section: Independent Readers
Untitled, Anne Briggs , single work review
— Review of Doctor Death Claire Carmichael , 1997 single work novel ;
(p. 32-33) Section: Independent Readers
Untitled, Lynne Babbage , single work review
— Review of Trivia Man Laurine Croasdale , 1997 single work children's fiction ;
(p. 33) Section: Independent Readers
[Review] Angel, Ricki Blackhall , single work review
— Review of Angel Phil Cummings , 1997 single work children's fiction ;
(p. 33) Section: Independent Readers
[Review] Just Tricking, Russ Merrin , single work review
— Review of Just Tricking! Andy Griffiths , 1992 selected work children's fiction ;
(p. 33-34) Section: Independent Readers
Untitled, Cynthia Anthony , single work review
— Review of My Guardian Angel June Loves , 1997 single work children's fiction ;
(p. 34) Section: Independent Readers

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