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It's free to participate

Available to primary school students.
All Australian children under 13 years of age are invited to join in.
Participate via your school and/or from home.

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Pack Includes: Poster Pencil Up! – Emoji Curriculum bullying – Book Bear Facts.

Creating original books:
powering, inspiring, igniting, a love of reading, writing and sharing!

Littlescribe unlocks learning from the classroom and brings it to life. Our free platform transforms handwritten, illustrated pages and creates digital and for 'real life books.' Our free activities inspire and reinforce, writing with purpose, for primary school students.

Introducing 5 activities

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Activity Deadlines

Participate in as many programs as you like. Enter as many books you can write!

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Activity Details

Littlescribe books must be rated G

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  • Must be a 12-page book, (including front and back cover).
  • Participant must be under 13 years of age as at the 31st December 2018 and an Australian resident.
  • Participant must have guardian permission.
  • You can participate as an individual or collaborate as a class or group.
  • Your book must be submitted using the free Littlescribe app.
  • Your book must be added before the activity deadline.
  • All books must be rated G! By this we mean a book is suitable for everyone. Refer to Bad Behaviour in our Terms of Use for details.

How it works

1. Write

Grab A4 paper + crayons. Now write and draw your original story!


2. Create

Use the littlescribe app to “snap and collate” your pages to create a book.


3. Read

Tap buy and we post a 'for real life' book. Enjoy reading and sharing it at school and home.



Book prices from $8.80 / book.*

School example, 1,000 students.

  • School purchases 1 book per student
  • $8.80 / book (includes GST)

School example, 250 students.

  • School purchases 1 book per student
  • $9.90 / book (includes GST)

School example, 5 students.

  • School purchases 1 book per student
  • $12.10 / book (includes GST)

* Note: Pricing is for a 12-page landscape or portrait book (includes a front and back cover). Each book is unique and the work of the student/s.

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We discussed, planned and each student wrote their own book. Yet – the magic moment was when the books arrived.  This was when the light bulbs started going off for my students.

Lexi McDonald Co Founder –  Teacher 10+ years.

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