NEWS & EVENTS
I'm absolutely thrilled to have been longlisted and/or shortlisted
for the following awards!
It's such an honour to be included alongside these talented writers.
Congratulations to all the other shortlist and longlistees!
CREATIVE WRITING AWARDS
My poem 'Typography' was shortlisted for this award and will be published in the 2020 anthology. You can read the list of winners here
THE PRIME MINISTER'S LITERARY AWARDS SHORTLIST!
This was an incredibly exciting event to attend and one of the many highlights of my year. Congratulations to all the other shortlisted authors and winners.
THE UNIVERSITY OF CANBERRA
VICE CHANCELLOR'S INTERNATIONAL POETRY PRIZE
Thrilled and honoured that my typography-themed poem 'Hot Metal, Cold Type' has been longlisted for this award and will be included in their anthology - 'Silence'.
VERANDAH JOURNAL 34
How wonderful to be included in this lovely journal, and also to win the Matthew Rocca Poetry Award for my typography-themed poem 'Eating Type'! Thank you to all.
ABDA AWARDS WINNER
Congratulations to Imogen Stubbs for winning the ABDA Award for Best Young Adult Cover. Huge congrats also to Edith Rewa whose beautiful illustrations feature on the cover as well as the inside of the book.
GOLD INKY LONGLIST
NSW PREMIER'S LITERARY AWARDS
Ethel Turner Prize for Young People's Literature
CBCA NOTABLE BOOK
VERSE NOVEL WORKSHOP
How exciting! I'll be in Melbourne on the 23rd of January to deliver a verse novel workshop.
For more information and bookings please click the link below
THE ART OF TAXIDERMY - AVAILABLE JULY 2
I'm in love with this cover and the beautiful illustrations by Edith Rewa.
TEXT PRIZE SHORTLISTING!
So excited to be shortlisted in the 2017 Text Prize for my YA verse novel, The Art of Taxidermy.
Can't wait to read all the shortlisted books when they're published.
Huge congratulations to the winner, Adam Cece!
UNDERGROUND ROAD BOOK LAUNCH