A Taco Writers Group

Taco Writers Group

A Taco Writers Group Featuring Brooke Cutler, Alison Ferguson, Ruth McGurk and special guest Anouska Jones Welcome to our first Taco Writers Group Podcast. We chat away to three aspiring authors about their dreams and goals for the future, our shared love of picture books, and special guest, the publisher of EK Books, Anouska Jones […]

Bottoms Up. Creating Story Ideas and Writing Them.

Tips on getting published with Mary Anastasiou

Bottoms Up. Creating Story Ideas and Writing Them. Mary Anastasiou is the author of the successful ‘I want to be…’ series of picture books. As well as the Creative Director of Larrikin House Books. She’s popped in today to share her latest picture book Jimmy Bottoms and some tips on the craft of writing. How ideas […]

Finding your Story Spark

Finding your Story Spark

FINDING YOUR STORY SPARK Dannika Patterson began as a copywriter for small business before finding the courage to follow her dream and become a children’s author. She now has over a dozen books published and in stores. She’s popped in today to share her author journey and help us to find the sparks in our stories. […]

The Process of Writing Amazing Books for Kids

Molly Burnham Interview

THE PROCESS OF WRITING AMAZING BOOKS FOR KIDS Molly Burnham was the 2016 winner of the Sid Fleischman Award for Humour. She’s popped in to talk about her latest book, The Infinite Questions of Dotti Bing. A book that finds humour in a heartfelt tale of grief and loss. She’s popped in to share the […]

A Teacher’s Promise

Jacqueline Harvey and Kate Isobel Scott

Jacqueline Harvey and Kate Isobel Scott Today’s guests share the most amazing story of how they got together as author and illustrator.   One was a primary school teacher and the other was a primary school student. One day the primary school teacher, who knew she was destined to be a writer, said to her […]