November 8, 2021

My 18 Nieces and Nephews

My just-published first children’s book Marcie Gill and the Caravan Park Cat is┬ádedicated to my 18 darling nieces and nephews. Despite not being e x a c t l y…

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November 6, 2021

SA’s Open Garden Weekend

Calling garden lovers in South Australia! I’m delighted that my Clare Valley childhood home, the Stationmaster’s House at 4 New Road in Clare, will be part of the SA Open…

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November 5, 2021

A Day In Kerang

I’m back home in Castlemaine after a whistlestop 24 hours in the regional Victorian town of Kerang meeting many booklovers and readers. My big thanks to Amanda of The Little…

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November 4, 2021

24 Hours in Echuca

My biggest thanks to the wonderful Cindy O’Neill of Collins Booksellers Echuca for hosting my event last night, and to all the lovely readers who braved the torrential rain and…

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November 2, 2021

Marcie Gill Is Out Now!

Today is publication day! My first children’s book,┬áMarcie Gill and the Caravan Park Cat, is out now in Australia and New Zealand. It’s a chapter book for readers aged 9+,…

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October 31, 2021

Marcie Gill Is Almost Here

With my first children’s novel, Marcie Gill and the Caravan Park Cat, coming out next week, I thought it was time to share a little more about what you can…

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October 14, 2021

ABC Radio Conversations

Radio lovers/listeners! My interview with Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio Conversations (first broadcast last year) is being repeated today at 11am if you’d like to listen, or you can also…

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October 12, 2021

Many, Many Book Plates

Have you ever wondered what 1000 signed book plates* look like? Here you are! I’ve just signed the final one (no sign of RSI yet, thankfully) and they are now…

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October 11, 2021

One Big Zoom Event

Victorian Goldfields friends & readers – come join our event on November 10! Over the past few months, while I’ve been housesitting here in Castlemaine, the great folk at Goldfields…

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October 9, 2021

Love Your Bookshop Day

Today is LOVE YOUR BOOKSHOP DAY, 9 October. Bookshops and booksellers need our support more than ever right now. They’ve all done an incredible job supporting authors and bringing books…

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