It’s World Book Day on April 23, but if Lesley Beake had her
way, it would be Children’s Book Day every day. A teacher and author of over
90 books herself, she talks about how to write, especially for children.
Last year New Contrast, one of SA’s very first literary journals, celebrated 60 years in print. With two editors and a many-hatted admin, we take a look at its past, present and future.