"I write books, short stories and articles for adults and children of all ages."

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Ghostly sleepover to raise funds for children’s cancer research

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in News | 0 comments

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After writing Ghost Boy which has a flash back to an outbreak of smallpox at the Quarantine Station in Manly in 1881, I’ve always wanted to stay overnight at the QS to see if I was abl...

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Teaching Ghost Boy in schools

Posted by on Sep 2, 2016 in News | 0 comments

QS autoclavesIt was such a pleasure to meet secondary teachers/librarians  from the Diocese of Broken Bay at St Leo’s in ...

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Lunch with the Stars!

Posted by on Aug 31, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Such a happy day yesterday at ‘Hogwart’s Castle’ – the wonderful St Patrick’s seminary turned Hotel School at North Head in Manly which really is a ‘castle’, and many thanks to Belinda Murrell and CBCA north for organising lunch with authors, illustrators, teachers, librarians and a HUGE bunch of very excited students.  It’s such a great op...

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Thanks to Mackillop Catholic College

Posted by on Aug 26, 2016 in News | 0 comments

My thanks to Mackillop Catholic College Warnervale for hosting my author visit yesterday, and to Bronwyn Sandeman for inviting me – and to all the staff for making me so welcome. It was lovely to meet so many students, to have the opportunity to talk about books and the craft of writing, and have the chance to answer questions about writing and about my books. It was a special pleas...

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My thanks to Oatley West P/S

Posted by on Aug 20, 2016 in News | 0 comments

I so enjoyed my visit to Oatley West P/S on Wednesday.  The teacher/librarians made me most welcome and the students were a delight: asking lots of questions and really getting into water dragons, little penguins, ghosts and other topics covered in my books. And I’m hoping they’ll produce some terrific stories after looking at all my ‘writing tips!’   Read More

Workshops, LWTS and Book Week!

Posted by on Jul 24, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Copy of F1000025Although I’m not writing anything at present, this last month has been really busy with writing-relat...

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Free copies of I, Morgana!

Posted by on Jun 25, 2016 in News | 0 comments

I,-Morgana-hi-resJust a reminder that e-copies of I, Morgana are free from Amazon until the end of the month. Make the m...

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