Perth Writers’ Festival

I’ll be chairing two sessions for the Perth Writers’ Festival this month, one on censorship in young adult writing with Sally Rippin, Libby Gleeson and AJ Betts, and one on fable with Rana Dasgupta (who has a very cool website), Sonya Hartnett and Arnold Zable.  Check...

Audiences and applause

I was very pleased to have The Push reviewed by Ian Nichols in this weekend’s West Weekend Magazine.  There’s nothing like a review in your hometown, I have to say.  The review started, ‘a premier exploration of the vague boundary between young adult and adult...