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Adelaide Festival Awards 2016 – shortlist!

It's a little late in the piece, but I was take-my-breath-away, thrilled, shocked and stunned to receive a letter just before Christmas telling me that Head of the River was one of the shortlisted books on Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature 2016 in the young adult category.  It's an award that … [Read more...]

Get Lucky

Well looky look, I have a new book!  It's a complete departure from my YA. It's about relationships, it's adult, non fiction and co-written with my long-time collaborator and friend, Rachel Smith. We're worked on this for a few years, tapping away in Rach's home office, usually with a glass of vino, … [Read more...]

Book Expo Australia: Sat August 30

Mosey along to the Book Expo Australia and check out a panel of YA authors re-live their Year 8 debating days! When – 30 August 2014, 12.30 Debate - #YASaves—dark themes for dark lives Two groups of Authors will debate the current trend of dark and controversial themes in Young Adult … [Read more...]