Writers Studio with Tristan Bancks

Tristan Bancks, author of such cool books like Nit Boy and his latest, First Kids in Space, has interviewed me on his blog series called The Writers Studio. It’s an insight into my own writing space. Check out it here.

Con-nerd School Launch

Con-nerd’s officially going to be launched at Lansvale Public School on June 15th. Special guest author Belinda Murrell will help me send Con-nerd into the stratosphere! Photos and goss on the launch on my blog soon. Last year Deb Abela...

Voices on the Coast

I’ll be heading up to the Voices on the Coast Literature Festival this week. An awesome line up of authors, stay tuned to my blog for updates and photos during the festival.

Con-nerd on Penguin Kids TV

Con-nerd’s featured on the latest Penguins Kids TV episode on their Youtube Channel. You can check it out and prepare for my own take-over episode where I invade the Penguin offices! Here’s a sneak peek 🙂

Reading Matters Conference

The Con-nerd launch tour will begin this week when I hit Melbourne for the Reading Matters conference at the VIC State Library this week. I’ll be speaking at the Primary Youth Day on Thursday 26th alongside Rebecca Stead, Richard Newsome...

Thanks Sheldon College!

To all my cHEwY gum gums that I met at Sheldon College, I had such a great day! You are all talented writers with loads of random and creative ideas, keep writing those humourous stories and tickle those funny bones. And yes, pineapples and...

Reading Matters Conference

I’m going down to Melbourne for the Reading Matters conference, on 27th-28th May 2011. It’s going to be a stellar event with many authors such as Cassandra Clare and Melina Marchetta. I’m also going to be doing some sessions for...

Book signing at PLC Open Day and Fair

I’ll be signing copies of my book Thai-riffic! on May 7th at PLC in Croydon at their Open day and fair. I’ll be joined by fellow author Jacqueline Harvey (Alice-Miranda series) at 11-12pm and again at 1-2pm. It’ll be so cool to...

Thai-riffic! on YABBA shortlist

Thai-riffic! has made the YABBA (Young Australian Best Book Award) shortlist for younger readers. Voting has begun for kids in Victoria so if you love Lengy, here’s your chance to tell the world 🙂

Voices on the Coast festival

I’m part of this year’s Voices on the Coast festival on June 6th and 7th. I’ll be doing some cHEwY talks for primary and secondary kids. Check out their program here. I can’t wait to spread the joy and fun of crazy...

Funny Workshop at St Marys Corner

I’m going to be running some free writing workshops this Thursday on the 14th of April at St Marys Corner. There’s a two hour morning session and afternoon session. It’s part of the School Holidays program and for ages 8 to 15...