Welcome to Children's Corner book reviews from 4MBS Classic Radio FM in Brisbane. Here you will find short annotations of the children's books reviewed by Kerry Neary in Children's Corner on 4MBS, together with the details you need to find them at your favourite bookstore. Any prices shown are the publisher's Australian recommended price and may vary depending on where you shop. You are welcome to use these reviews for newsletters and the like with appropriate acknowledgement.
May 26, 2014
Books reviewed for 10.04.14
War is an uncommon theme for stories for the under 8s but with important centenaries coming up this year and next, authors and publishers appear to have decided that our youngest readers should be told something of our military heritage first hand. Significantly, these stories emphasise the futility of war as much as the adventure.