Journey of the Rat-catcher’s Apprentice

Journey of the Rat-catcher's Apprentice

Today’s guest is a Macedonian born and Melbourne based writer. She studied Arts and Education at La Trobe University and has devoted her working life to improving student literacy and fostering a passion for reading, writing and literature.

Her first novel is The Rat-catcher’s Apprentice. It’s in stores now, and receiving rave reviews all over the country.

To tell us about it, as well as her manuscripts amazing journey to publication, please welcome the wonderful, Maggie Jankuloska.

Hayley in the Library

Hayley in the Library


Hayley in the Library pops in to give us a rundown on what schools, teachers and librarians expect from an author visit.

Hayley offers up tips on how to get in touch with schools, advice on formatting your talk to the needs of the kids, and what tools you’ll need. 


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