Jackie French, author of Diary of a Wombat, on children's literacy

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Fri 14 August 2015

15 mins

Most parents will know Jackie French's work through the delightful Diary of a Wombat, she is also the Australian Children's Laureate and Senior Australian of the year. In this interview, Jackie speaks about illiteracy rates in Australia, why Australian children's books are so great for children and how you can help your child become an avid reader.

GUEST: Jackie French, Australian Children's Laureate and Senior Australian of the year.

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