Coming in 2020

Writing ‘Strangers on Country’ with Dave Hartley was an incredible experience. Dave was a dream to work with and Dub Leffler’s illustrations are exquisitely beautiful. Published by the National Library of Australia, this new non-fiction is due out in April 2020.

Puddle Hunters is Shortlisted for the WA Premier’s Book Awards!

Excited and delighted to discover this afternoon that Puddle Hunters has been shortlisted for the 2019 Western Australian Premier’s Book Award for Children’s Books. Yay!

When Billy was a Dog!

Only one more month to go before this gorgeous new book will be available in bookstores across Australia.

Kirsty is an Australian author of books for children and young adults.

“Every adult was once a child and the child inside them never disappears.”

Keep in Touch

Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, 24th April, 2021
    In Conversation with H. Hayek, 5.30 pm
    The Younger Sun Bookshop - Yarraville
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  • 24th May - 11th June
    Young Writers Collective - WA
    Fremantle, Geraldton & Albany
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  • July- September 2021
    Writer In Residence
    Ivanhoe Girls' Grammar School
  • 22nd - 27th August
    Children's Book Week
    Schools across Melbourne
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