What an incredible year it was for National Simultaneous Storytime 2018.
We had over 1,062,230 participants from over 8,255 locations registered, it is our biggest most successful year yet! #1millionkidsreading
Thank you to everyone who participated, we loved receiving all your stories and images.
Tony Wilson, author, Royal Childrens Hospital
Patients in 18 hospitals across Australia participated in the event, each patient under the age of ten receiving a free copy of the book from Scholastic.
Dr Alan Finkel, National Library of Australia
Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Education and Training, Reid Early Childhood Centre
Hon Gladys Berejiklian MP, Premier of NSW
Michelle Bridges, SND Woolloomooloo
Dr. Lisa Chimes, Cranbrook Junior School
Nathan Peats, Konrad Hurrell, Joe Greenwood, Gold Coast Titans
Catherine Andrews (right), wife to Premier of Victoria Daniel Andrews, at Wheelers Hill Library
Sarah McGowan, Claremont Community Hub and Library