Colin McLaren – Mafioso

non-fiction crime book, Australian author, underbelly, mafia

COLIN McLAREN was one of Australia’s finest detectives. He travelled the world on high-end investigations during the 1980s and 1990s. He faced down the underbelly of Australian crime and his work has been the subject of many police genre documentaries and television series. A film of his own life, based on his hugely successful first book Infiltration, the true story of …

Pat Hipwell – Helping Children become better readers

The transition from preschool to prep is undoubtedly a nerve-wracking time for both parents and children. Coming from a play-based learning environment into a more structured classroom setting, not to mention the addition of homework is a significant adjustment for little learners. Pat’s philosophy is that teaching literacy is everyone’s business, and she encourages parents, teachers, carers, and aides to …