Enter the imaginarium…

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…and you will find most beautiful books in the world along with your own stories.

Perth’s only specialist children’s bookshop that is a dedicated arts centre for kids to discover and create stories.

With a finely curated collection of children’s books, showcasing Australian writers and illustrators, and including the most comprehensive Indigenous Australian children’s book selection available across the country.

Where children’s book writers and illustrators get to work alongside their young readers.

Where kids book clubs, creative writing and arts workshops bring stories to life.

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Our Programs

The Story House has loads of programs to explore, from book clubs to kids philosophy groups, art workshops to creative writing.  Take a look here.

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Book Club

Monthly on Fridays from 3.30-4.30pm we host our book clubs at Paper Bird. Our groups are Year 1/2 (Early readers), Year 3/4 (Junior Fiction), Year 5/6 (Middle readers) and Year 7/8/9 (Early Teens).

Latest News

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Instagram

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We are so excited to have Tara Books illustrator, Dhwani Shah, from India visit Paper Bird and personally sign her books. You can find her @perthfest Writers Week creating a beautiful mural next to the Paper Bird Kombi.

#tarabooks #perthfestival #perthkids #childrensillustration
Catch Matt Stanton chilling out at the Paper Bird Kombi, 11am on Saturday, as we quiz him about his books that don’t make any sense. @perthfest 
#perthfestivalwritersweek #mattstanton #harpercollins  #perthkids #storytellers #uwa
Meet our Aboriginal Australian Kids Story Festival totem. The Woylie - native to Fremantle. 
@woylie_aaksf 
#perthkids #storyfestival #noongarkids
This weekend! 
#perthfestival #perthfestivalwritersweek 
#kombisarecool #inklingartspace #perthkids #buggybuddys_kids_in_perth

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