Children's Writer

Chick waits. Chick pushes. The far animals help. Where is that egg?
A crack-up companion to the popular Duck's stuck!

Illustrations by Ali Teo and John O'Reilly



Luther & the cloudmakers

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Chick's sick!


A perfect chirpy Christmas

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Dinosaur Rescue

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What a fabulous time I had at Book Week in Brisbane. It was not only my first Book Week in Australia, but also the first time I've visited schools in my old hometown. The schools were all very keen AND I had a a couple of unexpected connections!   more...

My stubborn little mule Melu won the Children's Choice award at the NZ Post Children's Book Awards! Thanks to all the kids who voted for me.


Melu is an absolute winner!  The story is full of Kyle Mewburn's witty humour and it's a real joy to read.  Kids will identify with Melu because he's different and full of dreams.
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