Kids’ Own Publishing gives children a voice, facilitates community storytelling and places children directly in the world of books and literacy. We partner with communities to share diverse stories widely through an artist-led publishing process.

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Congratulations to our inaugural Grand Imaginator Michael Camilleri on winning a Prime Minister’s Literary Award!

  Our most heartfelt congratulations go out to Michael Camilleri on winning a Prime Minister’s Literary Award.   One Minute’s Silence is authored by David Metzenthen and illustrated by Michael Camilleri and is a children’s book that explores World War I from both the Turkish and Australian perspectives.   The judges said the book was […]

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1000 Deadly Kids, 1000 Deadly Books

Kids’ Own Publishing has partnered with the Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care (SNAICC)  to present 1000 Deadly Kids, 1000 Deadly Books: a nation-wide children’s publishing initiative celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and the power of story telling to coincide with National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day on August […]

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Stories for our children

  Books written by the South Sudanese community in Traralgon   I hope these books help people to understand that whilst we were living through hard times, it was our beliefs, our culture and our faith that kept us going … our culture is the very essence of who we are. Abraham Lueth Maluk, contributor […]

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