Excited to hear from Harmony Ink Press that my next YA novel, Jilda’s Ark, is to be published in December this year. Originally it was to be in 2019, so it’s great news it will be coming out just in time for Christmas!
Thrilled that contract has been signed with Harmony Ink Press for Jilda’s Ark, my latest YA novel, due out 2019!
Here’s the result of an interview I had with fellow Tasmanian author, Anne Morgan:
I’ve entered May Day Mine in YA Books Central’s Around the World in 30 Days Event:
Here’s a competition you might like to enter. My short story Grasskiller was a finalist a couple of years ago, and was included in their anthology:
It was wonderful to have the opportunity to attend the Children’s Book of the Year Awards announcements at Government House in Hobart on Friday, followed by the celebratory dinner at the Hobart Convention Centre overlooking the water.
Congratulations to all the winners and short-listees!
To give you more of an idea, click on this link:
It was great fun visiting my publisher Wendy Pye/Sunshine Books in Auckland, New Zealand recently. I spent some time with the Managing Editor, Charyn Jones, who showed me their colourful display of current publications. It was so interesting to finally see where Cyclone Christmas (1st and 2nd edition) and Block City (and my brother Evan’s Bottle from the Sea) came to life.