The Naked Sheep by Crystal Corocher

Crystal Corocher interview

Today’s guest was shortlisted as a Rising Star of Australian Publishing at the Australian Book Industry Awards. She’s been on several Conference panels and was recently a judge for Just Write For Kids Pitch It Competition. Her knowledge of the industry and creating books for children is amazing, but today we’re talking all about her new picture book, The Naked Sheep.

To tell us all about her new book, including her process for keeping her readers engaged, please welcome author and editor extraordinaire, Crystal Corocher.


The Naked Sheep by Crystal Corocher


Title: The Naked Sheep

Author: Crystal Corocher

Illustrator: Rebel Challenger

Publisher: Larrikin House, 2022

CONGRATULATIONS RHIANNON DOWDING. You’ve won a 40 minute mentor session with Crystal Corocher.




Mentorship with Crystal Corocher

1 x 40-minute Zoom session. Plus a copy of The Naked Sheep.

Because no two writers or goals are quite the same, our mentoring session together will be guided by your objectives; whether you’re working toward publishing a manuscript or just want to be more engaged with writing for your own personal reasons.

If you have a manuscript you’d like Crystal to take a look at, Crystal will read 1500 words, or your full picture book manuscript prior to the session. 

You’re also very welcome to ask questions about the publishing process at any stage along the way.

How To Enter

Jump onto our Instagram or Facebook page.

Follow our page, Like the post, and that’s it. You’re in the running. 

You’ve got until Wednesday 5pm on the 26th of October 2022.

The Draw

It’s a total game of chance. I will pluck out a lucky winner and announce the winner here and on our Instagram and Facebook pages. Good Luck!

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If you enjoyed this podcast episode and would like more of Crystal Corocher, check out a previous chat with Crystal here:

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