Brobot

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Written and illustrated by James Foley.
Published by Fremantle Press, Sept 2016
ISBN: 9781925163919 (paperback)

Brobot

Sally Tinker makes machines … and Joe Tinker breaks them. As the world’s foremost inventor under the age of twelve, Sally knows she can build a better brother than Joe. But is her invention – Brobot – really all that a brother should be?

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Awards

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  • Finalist, 2016 Aurealis Awards (Best Graphic Novel/Illustrated Work category)
  • Shortlist, 2017 West Australian Young Readers’ Book Awards (Younger Readers category)

Reviews

“Young readers will laugh out loud.” -WritingWA

“Perfect for junior readers, both boys and girls.” – Lamont Books

“Kids will love the attitude, the action, the vivid cartoon-style illustration; and adults will love the zany, over the top humour, and the happy ending that will bring smiles all round.” – Reading Time, Children’s Book Council of Australia reviews

Resources

Behind-the-scenes blog posts
All the Brobot posts are tagged with ‘Brobot‘.

Media resources
Find the media release and press-quality images on the Brobot page at the Fremantle Press website.

Teaching Notes
Download the teaching notes (pdf).

Worksheet
Download the free ‘Design Your Own Robot’ worksheet (pdf).

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Book trailer

Gallery

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Acknowledgements

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This project has been funded by the Western Australian Government through the Department of Culture and the Arts.

May-Gibbs-CLTThis project was developed in part during an April 2013 Creative Time Residential Fellowship provided by the May Gibbs Children’s Literature Trust.