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Specky Magee – is it time he hung up his boots?

Specky Magee and the Best of Oz                                                                            Reviewed by Julian Virgona (Year 9)   Specky Magee and the Best of Oz, written by Felice Arena and Garry Lyon, is a Sports Fiction book about a young AFL ace Simon ‘Specky’ Magee as he travels to Ireland to represent Australia in International Rules Football (Gaelic). Joined … Continue reading

What do footballers read?

NEWS/RECOMMENDATIONS                                                                                                  (Staff, 7-9, 10-12)      If you think that footy players don’t read, think again!     The Age recently featured an article in which 16 AFL players talk about what they like to read and why.   Collingwood’s Nathan Brown enjoys Roald Dahl books the most.