The printed books are royalty-free but cover the cost of printing, postage, handling, and the Australian War Memorial Shop staff. They are printed by the Ascent Group, a disability employer.
All printed books are:
- A5 size (half an A4 page) spiral bound, and
- very tough and extremely difficult to tear (halfway between a baby’s board book and a paperback children’s book).
There are three options for obtaining the award-winning books:
1. You can order their royalty-free printed books here using our downloadable order form here: Order-form-for-individuals-schools-libraries-early-childhood-services-and-organisations
2. You can purchase our royalty-free books using an online form from the Australian War Memorial Shop by clicking here.
The printed books are royalty-free but cover the cost of printing, postage, handling, and the Australian War Memorial Shop staff. They are printed by the Ascent Group, which employs workers with disabilities.
A note to state schools (e.g. Department of Education) – you can email the Australian War Memorial Shop to ask for a discount and for them to become a supplier.
Books about any parents working away
My Colourful Kite: Nick’s Story
Where is Work? Harry’s Story
What do you do when you miss your parents? Rachael’s Story
Books about commemorative days and Australian history
We Remember: Australia’s Story
Books about military family life
T is for Training: Rosie raps it up
Now that I am big: Anthony’s Story
Waiting for Daddy: Rose’s Story
D is for deployment: Ann Raps it up
(This book features a different family to T is for Training)
Mary’s Alphabet Slippery Dip
Books about work-related physical and mental health conditions
Oh, by the way, my Mum has PTS: Nathan’s Story
And so, things have been a bit different: Ben’s Story
In sickness and in health: Sam’s Story