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Term 4, 2017 - TLC News

Posted 3 months ago by Nicole Clarke

The Literature Centre's 'new look' TLC News brochure for Term 4 is now available here.

From August, our preferred methods to distribute our quarterly newsletter is via email and social media.  Only a limited number will be sent to schools in WA.

Therefore, read on below or take a look at the attachment.  Teachers and Librarians! You may also like to print a copy for colleagues or for your staffroom.  For enquiries please contact us on phone 08 9430 6869 or email

For School Excursion ideas, we have 5 delightful picture book exhibitions in our galleries in Term 4: 

All I Want for Christmas is Rain by Cori Brooke and Megan Forward

Somewhere Else by Gus Gordon 

I Want to Be in a Book by Narelle Oliver

The Boy and the Toy by Sonya Hartnett and Lucia Masciullo

The Legend of Moondyne Joe by Mark Greenwood and Frané Lessac

Find out more about these books here.  

If Incursions are a preference for your school, please contact us about our Literature Workshops using Travelling Picture Book Exhibitions.  We have over 25 Australia picture books, suitable for all year levels, which can be displayed and workshopped by our TLC Education Officers in schools (or libraries).   

This term, have a look at our Centre's Talented Young Writers' Programme.  Unique in a Australia, this programme nurtures a group of young writers, Years 6-12, by offering them full day workshops four times a year with a different Australian author, whilst also enabling them to meet and form friendships with other like-minded readers and writers. In Term 4, enrolled students from Perth and in 6 regional WA towns will be working with these exciting authors of Young Adult books: 

Julia Lawrinson (WA), AJ (Amanda) Betts (WA), Dianne Wolfer (WA), Lili Wilkinson (VIC) and James Roy (NSW)