Letters to Leonardo (YA novel) – Published by Walker Books Australia 2009

Hope for Hanna (A novel for upper primary)– Pearson Education Australia

Interview with Joseph Banks – Harcourt Education

Fly the Australian Way – Harcourt Education

He’s my cobber, he’s my mate – Pearson Education Australia


We Love Camping – Comet Magazine

Humanity & Peace – Pearson Education Australia

A Duel of Words – Pearson Education Australia

Sally’s Travel Talk – Pearson Education Australia

Let’s Travel – Pearson Education Australia

Bedtime Stories – Teachers 4 Teachers

Magazine & Newspaper Articles

Girls vs Boys Books – Viewpoint on Young Adult Literature

Successful Writers & Their Styles – Reading Time

The Use of Fact in Children’s Fiction – Reading Time

Family Tree – Practical Parenting

Babes in the Outback – Practical Parenting

Time for a SeaChange – Practical Parenting

Toddlers in Tents – Go Camping

Flying Low & Living High – Weekender


HIGHLY COMMENDED – Elephant Trouble – ‘Nairda Lyne Children’s Writing Competition’ – 2008

HIGHLY COMMENDED - The Brilliant Bike Rescue – ‘Nairda Lyne Children’s Writing Competition’ – 2007

THIRD PLACE – No More Nappies – ‘CYA Children’s Writing Competition’ – Pre School Picture Book Category – 2007

THIRD PLACE – Letters to Leonardo – ‘CYA Children’s Writing Competition’ – Young Adult Category – 2006

COMMENDED – ‘Daffodil Day Arts’ Awards’ – Open Short Story Category - 2006

HIGHLY COMMENDED –‘Daffodil Day Arts’ Awards’ – Open Short Story Category – 2005

AWARDED A MENTORSHIP BY THE VICTORIAN WRITERS’ CENTRE for my Young Adult Novel, Letters to Leonardo - 2002

SECOND PLACE – Ladies Humorous Section – Australian Bush Poetry Championships – 2000

FIRST PLACE – RAPT Award for graduate materials produced for BHP – The world is your oyster. I was advertising copywriter/creative director on this project.


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Cover Letters to LeonardoLink to Walker Books Letters to Leonardo Classroom Ideas

Cover Hope for HannaLink to Pearson Ed

Cover A Duel of WordsLink to Pearson Ed

Victorian University TAFE Publications:

Cover Second Chance

Cover Chill Out

Cover Entrees

Cover Lizard

Cover ID

Cover Ink



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