Take Three Girls Blog Tour Dates

September 11th, 2017 | Category: Events, upcoming events

A cover from another mother

February 24th, 2014 | Category: books, wildlife

2014 is such an exciting year for Wildlife – it’s out in Germany in April, and in the US in September. And here are the covers.


March 19th, 2013 | Category: Uncategorized

Reynje at Wordchasing has dreamed up a lovely series, A YA Guide to Melbourne exploring novel settings. She correctly identifies Fitzroy as my setting for Six Impossible Things, but it’s an imaginary not-quite-Fitzroy. I refer to places like Gertrude Street, and the Edinburgh Gardens, but whereas for example the real Fitzroy Secondary College is glam,…

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the next big thing meme

January 4th, 2013 | Category: books, new releases, writing

Simmone Howell tagged me, and I’m tagging Melina Marchetta, Vikki Wakefield, Emily Gale and Penni Russon..but ONLY if you have time, feel like it, the time is right to talk, etc, etc. Okay. 1. What is the working title of your next book? Wildlife. This post talks about the working titles it has had along…

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Stonnington’s ‘[Untitled] Literary Festival’

October 2nd, 2012 | Category: upcoming events

Come along to a panel discussion on ‘Inspired Writing’ with Lisa Hill, Toni Jordan, Meme McDonald, Helen Brown and me on Saturday 17 November. Look at the whole program here for session times and booking information.