Interview with Rebecca Timmis

Today’s guest began her career in kids books as an illustrator, but it’s her passion for writing, and the love of her best friends, that has inspired her latest book that she both writes and illustrates with Allen and Unwin Publishing. It’s titled Mertails, and to tell us all about it, and share her journey with us, it’s the wonderful Rebecca Timmis. Woo-hooo!

Mertails a taco's book review

To see Rebecca live and to get your hands on a copy of Mertails:

Friday July 2, 1pm – 2pm
Book Launch and workshop
Mad Hatters Bookshop, Manly QLD
Call (07) 3393 5130 to book

Wednesday July 7, 2 – 3pm
Live drawing demo, crafts and workshop
Where the Wild Things Are Bookshop, West End QLD
$15 per ticket (includes a copy of MerTales)
Book online at

Rebecca is also launching a website for the series which will be jam-packed with games, puzzles, downloadables and heaps of info about the books and characters. The site will launch July 2nd.

Resources mentioned in an interview with Rebecca Timmis:

Mertails: To find out more about Mertails, check out our Taco’s book review here.

Rebecca Timmis: To find out more about Rebecca, click on her website here.

Pass it On: To find out more about Jackie Hosking and Pass it On, click here.

Green Leaf Press: To find out more about Green Leaf and what they do, click here.

Mad Hatters bookshop: To find out more about Mad Hatters, click here.

Where the Wild Things Are Bookshop: To find out more about this bookshop, click here.

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