Episode 17

Listen on: Andrew McDonald is a reader and writer of books for young readers. His series REAL PIGEONS debuted in 2018, with hilarious illustrations by Ben Wood.  Book 3 was released in May 2019, with the fourth book due for release in September 2019. His first children’s novel, The Greatest Blogger in the World featured the story … Read moreEpisode 17

Episode 15

Listen on: Jack Henseleit was born on a winter evening in 1991, just after the stroke of midnight. When the weather is dark and stormy, he writes fairy tales – real fairy tales, where witches and goblins play tricks on unwary girls and boys. Not all of the tales have happy endings. The Witching Hours is his … Read moreEpisode 15

Episode 14

Listen on: Allison Tait (A.L. Tait) is the internationally published bestselling author of middle-grade adventure series The Mapmaker Chronicles and The Ateban Cipher. A multi-genre writer, teacher and speaker with more than 25 years’ experience in magazines, newspapers and online publishing, Allison lives on the south coast of NSW (Australia) with her family.

Episode 13

Listen on: Meg McKinlay is a children’s writer and poet. She has published seventeen books for children, ranging from picture books through to young adult novels, and a collection of poetry for adults. Her work has won the Prime Minister’s Literary Award, the Queensland Literary Award, the Davitt Award for Crimewriting and the Aurealis Award … Read moreEpisode 13

Episode 12

Listen on: Pamela reviews The Wizards of Once by Cressida Cowell Julie reviews The Unintentional Adventures of the Bland Sisters: The Jolly Regina by Kara LeReau

Episode 11

Listen on: Cameron Macintosh was born in Melbourne and has lived there ever since, apart from overseas backpacking jaunts whenever he’s been able to fund them. He studied Psychology and Italian at Melbourne University, and Professional Writing at RMIT. Since then, he has written more than 80 books for primary and early secondary students. He … Read moreEpisode 11

Episode 10

Listen on: Gabrielle Wang is an award winning author and illustrator of novels and picture books for children and young adults. She was born in Melbourne of Chinese heritage. As a result, Gabrielle’s books are a blend of both Australian and Chinese culture with a touch of fantasy.  Her books include A Ghost in My … Read moreEpisode 10