Adrian Beck and his Spy Cat

Today’s guest says he is not a spy. However, a spy would say that, wouldn’t they? Despite this, our guest shares some awesome advice on writing books, how to gather story ideas, and how to put them together.

He is actually the author of such books as Derek Dool, Alien Zoo, Kick it to Nick, Co-author of Little Legends and the picture book author of Stop the Dad Jokes and The Unfunny Bunny.

He is a TV Producer who has worked on such shows as The Logies, Carols by Candlelight, Prank Patrol, and Kids WB.

But he’s not a spy!

He’s written about someone who is a spy. And that someone is Furball, Sid Furball.

To tell us all about it and share his author journey with us, please welcome Adrian Beck.

Furball review


Title: Furball – Spy Cat

Author/Illustrator: Adrian Beck

Publisher: Larrikin House Publishing


Book Reviews with Liv

Liv reviews Football Fever – the kick off.

The first book in an action-packed junior fiction series in partnership with Football Australia. Featuring Commbank Matildas and Socceroos stars Sam Kerr, Ellie Carpenter, Mary Fowler, Rhyan Grant, Joel King – and more!

Football Fever book review


Title: Football Fever – the kick off.

Author/Illustrator: Kristin Darell

Publisher: Penguin, Australia, 2022


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Each episode aims to inspire little people to use their big imaginations to read, write, draw and create!

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