October 19, 2019

WEAPON Launch Tour

Listed below are the details for the national WEAPON launch tour that kicks off on November 1st! I’ll be heading to Adelaide, Hobart, Brisbane and Sydney, with all the information — including RSVP links — below.  PLEASE NOTE: 1. All of my books will be available for purchase and signing at each of these events,…

October 17, 2019

8-House Publishing Auction!

I can’t believe I’m writing this, but last week I found myself in the middle of an auction for ANZ rights to my new YA fantasy series!!! I still feel like I’m living in a dream, so let me rewind and tell the story from the beginning. About six weeks ago, I finished writing a…

September 11, 2019

WHISPER WON THE GOLD INKY AWARD!

A week ago today, the most AMAZING thing happened — WHISPER won the Gold Inky Award!!! As timing would have it, I was in Melbourne for the Melbourne Writers Festival when the winner was announced, so I was able to accept the award in person, which was amazing.  For context, the Inky Awards are Australia’s only…

September 09, 2019

My (New) Literary Agent

Yikes, it’s been a while since I’ve blogged on here! It’s hardly an excuse, but life has been pretty hectic over the last 18 months, what with having released 4 books since the beginning of last year, and my next one coming out in like 8 weeks. So, uh, sorry? *Awkward apologetic face* I do,…

May 07, 2019

ABIA Awards Night

I can’t believe I’m writing this, but last week I flew to Sydney for the ABIA Awards (Australian Book Industry Awards), and WHISPER ended up winning the Small Publishers’ Children’s Book of the Year award!!!!!!! Seriously, that is SO CRAZY and I’m still in some surreal state of “What-just-happened?!“ It was such a brilliant night…