SAVE THE DATES!
Victoria. Saturday June 1st Eltham Library, 3.00 - 4.30pm.
The Moose is Loose! to be officially launched by National Reading Ambassador Hazel Edwards.
Join Mark for the Victorian Book Launch, special reading, refreshments … and even a celebration song with special guest Rob Fairbairn. This event is supported by the Eltham Library and Eltham Bookshop, 2012 ABA Bookseller of the Year.
Queensland. Sunday June 23rd 10.30 am Marks & Gardner Gallery & Bookshop.
Join Mark for the Qld Book Launch, stories, verse and song at the wonderful Marks & Gardner Gallery.
Mark is a 2014 Young Australian Best Book Awards (YABBA) Ambassador!
It’s HERE! Print and eBook … iTunes & Kindle!
Images © Mike Spoor.
Mike Spoor (UK) & Mark Carthew, All Saints Storylines Festival of Children's Literature WA.
Mike and Mark touring Australia in 2013 & 2014 - for bookings contact Mark or Speakers Ink
It’s BACK! NEW print and eBook edition
EXCITING NEW RELEASE!
Newts, Lutes and Bandicoots by Mark Carthew & Illustrated by Mike Spoor.
Great NEW design & Hardback edition (IP Kidz) inc. visual puzzles. Find the hidden objects based on word ending sounds & the hidden newt and bandicoot playing a lute. Are you good enough?
Mike Spoor (UK) and Mark at Dromkeen
Now available in both Kindle Fire and iTunes!
Click here to watch Jimmy Giggle & Hoot from ABC TV read The Gobbling Tree!
We're Orff! 5 Easy Orff-based Music activities for Lower Primary Vol 1 & Middle Primary Vol 2 by Tamara O'Brien & Dr Mark Carthew, Bushfire Press Australia.
Coming Soon to the USA:
Speak Up! Denise Ryan & Associates / Teacher Created Materials, Huntington Beach, CA, USA 2013
Vroom, Vroom! Denise Ryan & Associates / Teacher Created Materials, Huntington Beach, CA, USA 2013
Footprints on the Moon, Denise Ryan & Associates / Teacher Created Materials, Huntington Beach, CA, USA 2013
STOP PRESS.. again!
Machino Supremo! Poems about machines by Janeen Brian & Mark Carthew, illustrated John Veeken (Celapene Press) - NOW AVAILABLE!
Click here for FREE teacher notes and activity sheets!
Download Poster »
For Mark’s RECENT interviews on Radio Waiheke Island NZ and ABC Adelaide 891 click here
Can You Keep a Secret? is a CBCA Early Childhood Notable Book 2009
Currently ***OUT OF PRINT *** Watch this space for possible new edition
- New MARK CARTHEW poster available from SYBA SIGNS!
Mark and UK children's illustrator Mike Spoor are available for international school talks, workshops and festival events.
For further details please contact Mark direct on , or contact Helen Bain @ SPEAKERS INK, Phone: 1300-979-465
- Mark is a guest author on the first Kidz Book Club DVD OUT NOW!
Mark elected to Australian Society of Authors (ASA) Board of Directors
Left to right: Mark Carthew, Steve Wimmer (General Manager), Sheryl Gwyther, Kate Jones, Tony Moore, Angelo Loukakis (Executive Director), Robyn Sheahan-Bright (Deputy Chair), Sophie Masson (Chair), Hazel Edwards, Brian Dibble, Judith Ridge, David Day (Treasurer), Lyn Spender
Missing from photo: Chris Pash, Jeremy Fisher, Ann James
NEWS FLASH: Dr Who?
Dr Carthew, that's who!
*Mark has recently been awarded his PhD from Swinburne University, Victoria, Australia.
Click here for more info on Mark's recent events!
Some events in 2014!
February 21: Story time at The Children’s Bookshop Beecroft
March 17: Virtual visit - William Tyndale Primary School (UK)
April 19: Snowy Mountains Readers and Writers Festival – Great events for children! Click here for the program
May 19- 23: National Library and Information Week
May 22: Carey Celebrates Literature (Carey Baptist Grammar School, Victoria)
May 23: Australian Society of Authors (ASA) Annual General Meeting & Colin Simpson Memorial Lecture, Melbourne
June 28th: NSW Writers Centre - Kids and Young Adult Literature Festival
June 30 – July 2: Australasian Children’s Literature Association for Research (ACLAR) Conference, Deakin University, Geelong.
July 24-27: The Kimberly Writers Festival (Postponed to 2015!)
August 6-9: Adelaide South Australia Tour – for booking information contact SA Literary booking agent Carole Carroll
August 15- 22: CBCA Children’s Book Week – various school visits & library events
August 22: ASA Board Meeting, Sydney
August 27-30: CBCA (ACT) Canberra Tour (National Literacy & Numeracy Week)
September 12-16: Malaysian International Conference on English Language Teaching (MICELT), Kuala Lumpur, Mayalasia. (Keynote & workshops)
October 31: Clunes Booktown for Kids (Schools Day)
Nov 1: Clunes Booktown for Kids (Family Day)
Mark helps open the Ipswich Festival!
Mike Spoor & Mark’s 2013 Australia Tour a great success - Click here & here to see!