Arts & Entertainment

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Express yourself! Kinderling Conversation covers children's art and entertainment in all its forms, from music to films and TV, books to poetry, exhibitions to theatre.

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Catch up on the latest Arts & Entertainment segments

Reality vs fiction: the tangled web of a mummy blogger’s life

Holly Wainwright is the author of The Mummy Bloggers, a fictional tale that raises some thorny questions for today's parents How much sharing about our family is too much? How does…
11 mins

Mem Fox on what it really means to be Australian

One Australia's most beloved childrens book author Mem Fox opens up about her book I'm Australian Too, which celebrates the beauty of a multi-cultural Australia She speaks to the importance…
13 mins

A little monkey helping kids build resilience

Nicole Kelly is the author of The Adventures of Peanut Monkey A mum of two she explains to producer Cinnamon Nippard how she came to publish her own series…
7 mins

Author Margaret Wild on an adorable sloth teaching families how to slow down

One of Australia's most beloved authors Margaret Wild opens up about her latest book The Sloth Who Came To Stay. It's all about a very very busy family and…
8 mins

2017's Book of the Year winners (+ other great books for kids!)

Find out more about this years winners of the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards with Amelia Lush, Children’s book buyer from Better Read Than…
9 mins

Go Home Cheeky Animals wins Early Childhood Book of the Year!

The results are in! Go Home Cheeky Animals by Johanna Bell and Dion Beasley has taken out The Children's Book Council of Australia's Book of the Year  - Early Childhood…
11 mins