A Pacific Rim Voices Project

Award-winning author Na'ima B. Robert takes us on a journey of exploration into her latest gripping YA novel Black Sheep...

Author Gabrielle Wang talks about her journey as a writer...

Picture book creator extraordinaire, Demi takes us on an in-depth tour of her work...

Lynne Barasch
Guo Yue and Clare Farrow
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illustrator's galleries

Jimmy Liao shares some moments from his vibrant "journeys of the Imagination"...

Nilesh Mistry takes us on a journey through his work that encompasses book illustration, design, and painting elephants...

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James Rumford
Wen Hsu
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book of the month
PaperTigers Book of the Month - Azzi In Between

Sarah Garland,
Azzi In Between
Frances Lincoln, 2012.

The cover image of a little girl clutching her teddy bear as she looks warily behind her while walking through a war-torn landscape sets the scene for what is to come, as Azzi and her family flee their unspecified Middle Eastern country and arrive as refugees in the Western city that will gradually become their home...the graphic format and the depth of this story aimed at young readers is also a quality read for older children through to adults...
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