As a newbie author, 2018 has been a heart-racing, nail-biting, champagne popping, pinch-me sort of year. There have been new challenges, nerves, and plenty of excitement. But as one of my favourite characters, Matilda Wormwood, says: Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog! On top […]
Quark’s Academy will be my first published book! The idea for Quark’s Academy first came to me when doing an astronomy course at the Sydney Observatory. It was taught by a charismatic, enthusiastic and clever professor called Paul Payne. Each week I attended class at the Observatory (which is such an amazing place) and more and more I […]
In August this year, my first children’s book: Quark’s Academy will be published with Hachette. Quark’s Academy is a junior-fiction adventurous tale about three science whizz-kids. I’m sharing how I went from aspiring writer to finding a publisher.