From the Head of Library Services, Bill Roberts
Paul Macdonald’s tips for keeping your sons reading
Paul won the inaugural Maurice Saxby Award in 2012 for his contributions to raising the profile of teen fiction. Paul Macdonald also was the winner of the 2016 Lady Cutler award for services to children’s literature and literacy in Australia.
- Be positive about reading!
- Boys don’t hate reading.
- Model reading yourself, have books around the house, discuss interesting characters in popular culture, and provide space where you and your sons can read.