Lynette Oxley

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I enjoy writing and illustrating children's books and making documentaries and e-literature pieces for the internet.

Friday, March 31, 2017

I completed the Reading for Research Month today. 


Image credit: Lori Nawyn

SCBWI Awards

Today I applied for the SCBWI Cushman Award and the Work-In-Progress Award. Applications close at midnight tonight Pacific Time - made it.
https://www.scbwi.org/awards/grants/for-authors/ 





Thursday, March 30, 2017

Oh Zoe! Picture Book Competition

I've entered the competition, which closes tomorrow - made it!
http://www.ohzoe.com/competition



Love Ever After – Picture Book Reviews

Love Ever After – Picture Book Reviews: If all you need is love, added with delicacy, beauty and tenderness, then these two gorgeous new titles from the home of New Frontier Publishing are for you. A classic fairy tale and a global sensation, both possessing the ability to melt your heart. Happily Ever After: Beauty and the Beast, is another beautiful book … Continue reading Love Ever After – Picture Book Reviews

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Michelle4Laughs: March '17 Picture Book Party

I'm thinking of joining this mini-contest.


http://www.michelle4laughs.com/2017/02/picture-book-party-in-march-2017.html: We are doing it again! (And yes I recycled this post. So much to do. No time for fresh material.) Spunky. Adorable. Heartwarming. Those a...

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The National Centre for Australian Children's Literature Art work collec...



Pixie O'Harris was 83 years old when she drew the pictures for The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame. Nina Rycroft's illustrations are mentioned half way in for Dinosaurs Love Cheese by Jackie French.