News and Events

Text Prize 2017

Absolutely amazing and incredible news recently to find out my book, The Extremely Weird Thing That Happened in Huggabie Falls, was shortlisted for the 2017 Text Prize, and then won!!! I’ve now signed a three book deal with Text Publishing, and the first two books in the Huggabie Falls series will be released next year. I really admire Text Publishing, and I’m so excited to be joining the Text family. You can watch my Text Prize acceptance speech below…

The Twin Spin

My new middle-grade book, The Twin Spin, will be published by Scholastic in early 2018. I will be able to tell you more soon, including cover and synopsis reveals, and I absolutely can’t wait for readers to discover my┬ánew adventure, with two hilarious new stars.

Becky’s Literary Bookings

I’m thrilled to announce that I have recently signed with literary booking agency Becky’s Literary Bookings ( If you are a teacher, librarian, or anyone else looking to book an author visit, then please get in touch with Becky. Becky is such a wonderful, enthusiastic and passionate booking agent, who has an outstanding list of South Australian authors on her books, and I’m so happy that list now┬áincludes yours truly.