Monthly Archives: May 2010

‘Charlie & the Red Hot Chilli Pepper’ up-date

Looks like Charlie and the RHCP will be released in July 2010. Click for more about the story. Available in July from Pearson Australia.  CLICK for details. Here’s what the cover looks like.

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On getting ideas for stories

Story ideas can pop into your head from lots of places: from almost forgotten memories, from overheard conversations, from newspaper articles, from funny things you see people do, from history and even from the landscape itself. Or sometimes ideas can … Continue reading

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Kate Forsyth … Turning Grit into Pearls Part 2

Today, we continue talking to Kate Forsyth about her writing… SG: Welcome back, Kate. Your fantasy stories are hugely popular for all ages. You’ve said fantasy has the ability to open up the ‘big topics’ so children are able to … Continue reading

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Kate Forsyth … Turning Grit into Pearls Part 1

My guest today is award-winning Australian author, Kate Forsyth whose books include The Witches of Eileanan series, The Crown of Charms series, The Chronicles of Estelliana and many more. This 2-part interview coincides with the launch of Kate’s new book, … Continue reading

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