Thanks for popping over. This is me, at least this was me when I was five years old and living in London.
This is me now, 47 years later and living on the Surf Coast in Victoria Australia.
Born in Nigeria, Africa, I lived in Cornwall, UK until the age of ten. I then came with my family to live in Australia. I went to school in Ballarat, moved to Melbourne as an adult and ended up on the Surf Coast where I live now. Moving to the Surf Coast must have unlocked my creativity as this is where I began to write.
The Croc and Platypus was published in 2014 (Walker Books) and was shortlisted for the Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards, 5 to 8 years category in 2015. It was reissued with a new cover in January 2019.
Road Trip (to be published by Walker Books in 2021) is being illustrated by the wonderful Lesley Vamos