Episode 24 - Page to Screen

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Find out more about Justin at:

IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm0542493/


The new Storm Boy motion picture is out in cinemas NOW! Don't miss this beautiful piece of Australia cinema.

Justin Monjo is an award-winning writer for stage and screen, best known for his stage adaptation of Tim Winton's novel Cloudstreet and his work as head writer and co-executive producer on cult television series Farscape

 

For Australian television, Justin has also written the mini-series Peter Allen: Not the Boy Next Door, The Code for ABC/Playmaker, and the highly rated Seven Network mini-series Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS. Justin was a co-creator of the high-rating telemovie The Alice, and worked on several series of John Edward’s Rush for Network Ten.

 

 Justin’s theatre credits include Romeo is Bleeding (produced in Australia and the US), and That Eye, The Sky, adapted from Tim Winton’s novel of the same name. 

 

Justin's feature films credits include Dirt Music, based on a novel by Tim Winton and the upcoming feature Jungle, starring Daniel Radcliffe and directed by Greg McLean. Justin's latest film, Storm Boy, is in cinemas now. 


 

 

Check out Colin Thiele's novella Storm Boy, the bestselling original text that inspired the motion picture.

 

www.au.newhollandpublishers.com/books/children/storm-boy-55th-anniversary-edition.html



Kids Capers - What book do you want to see on the big screen?

MELISSA chose Clementine Rose and the Seaside Escape

by Jacqueline Harvey

www.penguin.com.au/books/clementine-rose-and-the-seaside-escape-5-9781742757513

NOUSHY chose Molly and Pim and the Millions of Stars

by Martine Murray

www.textpublishing.com.au/books/molly-and-pim-and-the-millions-of-stars



Whatcha Readin?

 

Kate recommends Shine Mountain, written by Julie Hunt, published by Allen & Unwin.

www.allenandunwin.com/browse/books/childrens/Shine-Mountain-Julie-Hunt-9781760291501

Once Upon A Small Rhinoceros

 

Liz recommends Isadora Moon by Harriet Muncaster, published by Oxford University Press.

https://global.oup.com/education/content/children/series/isadora-moon/?region=international

Truly Tan Jen Storer

 

 

Nat recommends Gastronauts by James Foley, published by Fremantle Press.

www.fremantlepress.com.au/products/gastronauts

Shout-out

This week, Liz gives a shout out to all you amazing listeners who have rated and reviewed us on iTunes. A special thank you to 'Whacky Brat' for his/her lovely comments. If you have time, we'd love you to give us a quick rating or review on your favourite podcast app. Thanks!



On Our Radar

Nat is getting VERY excited all her upcoming book-y stuff for her first middle grade novel 'Secrets of a Schoolyard Millionaire' with Penguin Random House, due out in June this year! There's heaps to come but for now, at least we have a title...


If you want to follow Nat and keep up with her book fun (like cover reveals and more crazy videos), find her at the links below...

Website: www.natamoore.com

Facebook: @NatAmooreWriter

Twitter: @nat_amoore

Instagram: @nat_amoore


Competition Details

 

 

 

To celebrate the release of the new Storm Boy motion picture, we are giving away a copy of the 

50th Anniversary Edition of Storm Boy by Colin Thiele.

  

Head to our WIN page and tell us what kids' book you would like to see on the big screen. Enter your answer (or ask a parent to) by 5pm Tuesday 12th February to be in the running. 


Other Bits & Pieces

Liz suggests checking out the gorgeous website of talented author/illustrator Harriet Muncaster, creator of the junior fiction series Isadora Moon.

 

harrietmuncaster.co.uk



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