Koalas stole my undies

Koalas Stole My Undies  Today’s guest is an award-winning children’s book author and illustrator from Perth, Australia. She was raised in the country alongside her brother, a dog, sheep, several orphaned kangaroos and one very cheeky echidna.   Her obsession with animals also extends underwater as she has braved lionfish in Egypt, piranha and pink dolphins […]

Adrian Beck and his Spy Cat

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, […]

Meet a Real-Life Editor

Meet a real-life editor

Meet a real-life editor Meet a real-life editor and learn what they do.  Discover what happens when you submit your story to a publisher. Find out how they turn your story into a book! Today’s guest was shortlisted as a Rising Star of Australian Publishing at the Australian Book Industry Awards. She’s popped in to […]

Zombie Snails

Sami Bayly Zombie Snails

Zombie Snails with Sami Bayly There really are creatures such as Zombi Snails. And they are so incredible you must know all about them!! Today’s guest is a natural history illustrator based in Australia, who loves all things weird and wonderful. She finds the beauty and importance of all animals regardless of their appearance and […]

Shelly Unwin

Shelly Unwin

SHELLY UNWIN Shelly Unwin is the author of several books for kids, including Blast Off and There’s A Baddie Running Through This Book. She’s popped in today to share her  author journey and process for writing. We take a look at Blast Off, which is a Narrative Non Fiction Picture Book. Shelly shares her process […]