Nomination for Iluka author's work

Iluka author Sue Cason with her book Rif and the Riddle.
Iluka author Sue Cason with her book Rif and the Riddle. Contributed

ILUKA author Sue Cason has a new book published by Penguin, titled Rif and the Riddle.

It is one of the popular Aussie Bites series found in bookshops, libraries and schools throughout Australia.

Each Aussie Bite is designed to engage young readers with its simple text, high-quality illustrations and varied story lines. These short-chapter books are made for newly independent readers.

Rif and the Riddle is about Rif who lives with his mother and his grandfather in a small village. Rif and Grandpa Larrikin go fishing one morning and something happens that puts them in big trouble with their fellow villagers.

Rif sets out alone to make things right and meets a pair of tricksters, a mountain troll, a terrifying dog and a bewildering wise man. If he wants success, he must answer a difficult riddle.

The story is illustrated by South Australian Andrew Joyner, illus- trator and cartoonist with many national and international newspapers and magazines including The Sunday Age and The Sydney Morning Herald.

Sue and Andrew are delighted that Rif and the Riddle has been nominated in the 2013 Children's Book Council Awards Younger Reader section.

Topics:  author, awards, books, grafton, iluka, penguin



Local Real Estate

Featured Real Estate
FULLY SELF CONTAINED... $9500.00 From
Cabin $12.5K for 6 x 2.4 x 2.5m fully installed. D.I.Y $9.5k bare ...
D.I.Y. OR INSTALLED HOME... $9500.00 From
Mobile Home Fully self contained granny flat or mod homes.  D.I.Y $9.5k or $12.5K ...
Priced to Sell! Sold
House 2 1 2
Great family home $380 per week
House 3 2 2

Featured Jobs

Clarence Valley jobs listed daily

Featured Jobs
Delivery Driver - Coffs... Coffs Harbour Full Time PerHour
Are you driven to... $88039.00
Are you driven to succeed? With more than 1000 careers and 7000 ...


Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

View today's ePaper!

Read the digital edition
Learn More

Your Chance to Win!

Win a Family Beachside Escape...
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Subscription Sale

Subscribe now for $1 for 14 days.
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

Horoscopes

Leo

You feel luxurious and want to continue spending money like it's going out of style. The Sun and Jupiter are excellent omens for lucky...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save