Phil’s latest Project – Me and Neal audio books. AVAILABLE NOW!

If you feel like laughing…head to meandneal.com

These audiobooks, about a little girl (Me) and her new baby brother, were developed as a fun project during these difficult times. They are stories told from the point of view of a very precocious little girl who offers astute and often hilarious observations of life with her new baby brother, her family and the wider world as she sees it.  

With a child’s perspective at play, the stories are full of innocent irreverence and they were created with one simple goal in mind … to bring laughter into the lives of those who choose to listen to them.

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New Release out June 1st!

A Boy and a Ball 

Published by Scholastic Press and Illustrated by the the incredible Phil Lesnie! 
 
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The cloudless sky suddenly roared like thunder. Shadows, swift and frightening, descended. 

The boys brother grabbed him by the arm. ‘Run, quickly.  
‘But my ball. 
‘Leave it.
 From the Prime Ministers Literary Award-shortlisted creators of ‘Feathers’, comes this compassionate tale of a family’s search for a safe place to call home.
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Phil’s new book, Hip Hop Barn, is OUT NOW

Illustrated by Mandy Foot, Published by Little Book Press

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Phil Cummings has written a hilarious rollicking story that follows cheeky farmyard animals and their antics when the farmer goes to bed. Skilfully and beautifully illustrated by Mandy Foot, the characters are brought to life and will dance into the heart of the reader with every page turn!

Click on the link to check it out and order your copy:  https://www.littlebookpress.com.au/product/the-hip-hop-barn-grp/

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The State Library of South Australia has launched an exhibition of Phil’s work

The State Library of South Australia has launched an exhibition of Phil’s work to celebrate his thirty years as a published author
Head to the State Library website for more details.
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DANNY ALLEN BACK IN PRINT!

Phil’s popular Danny Allen books that feature prominently in the State Library exhibition and his school presentations are back in print as paperbacks!

Requests for class sets can now be filled. Contact your bookseller.

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Feathers shortlisted for the Prime Ministers Literary Awards 2018

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Phil’s Book Feathers illustrated by Phil Lesnie and published by Scholastic Press was shortlisted for the Prime Ministers Literary Awards 2018.

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BOY shortlisted

Phil’s book BOY, illustrated by Shane Devries and published by Scholastic Press, has been shortlisted in the Early Childhood category for the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards.

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Children’s Book Council of Australia Awards 2018

Phil has had three books recognised in the CBCA Notable Books list for 2018!

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Feathers, illustrated by Phil Lesnie and published by Scholastic Press was listed in the Picture Book of the Year category.

 

 

 

 

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BOY, illustrated by Shane Devries and published by Scholastic press was listed in the Early Childhood category.

 

 

 

 

Wilbur Grace and Joe

 

Wilbur, Grace and Joe , illustrated by Amanda Graham, published by Little Book Press was also listed in the Early Childhood category.

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One Drop of Rain

A new musical for schools, choirs or classrooms to perform.

Available online or in a limited edition signed hardcopy book-pack for resource centres, libraries and performing arts coordinators.

Including script, lyrics, sheet music, suggested study units for the classroom and a CD with performance tracks, sound effects, backing tracks and full recordings for learning.

Simply read the script, learn the lyrics, put on the CD and perform!

You can listen to some sample songs at https://songlibrary.net/One-Drop-Of-Rain/

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Wilbur, Grace and Joe

Phil’s latest release, Wilbur,Grace and Joe, has been beautifully illustrated by Amanda Graham  and published by The Little Book Press, the publishing arm of Raising Literacy Australia, a not for profit organisation that promotes literacy, books and reading through The Little Big Book Club.

‘Phil Cummings and Amanda Graham have once again joined forces to create an Australian classic – one very endearing dog and two playful children making childhood memories.’

Wilbur Grace and Joe

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