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The Reading Hour 2013

The Reading Hour is officially 5 to 6pm on 24 August 2013.

Alphabet Soup’s poetry festival continues until the end of August, so we thought we’d pick some poetry books to read together during The Reading Hour. Here are the books we will be reading together tonight:

the man from snowy river illustrated by freya blackwood


Big Book of Verse for Aussie Kids


Have you chosen the books you’ll be reading tonight? Will you read any poetry during Reading Hour? (Say yes! Say yes!)

~ Rebecca, Editor


Rebecca Newman is a children's writer and poet, and the editor of the Australian children's literary blog, Alphabet Soup.