Birthday celebration (c) 2022 Sharon Greenaway.

Birthday A day to hold his best friend’s hand crawling in the giant hamster wheel, Never stopping until Cheese! Granny wants a picture. Run away Laughing They climb the winding stairs Screaming they whiz down Mulga Bill’s slide. Mum, Dad and Bubs are busy too, Cuddles for Grandparents, Aunties, Cousins Chitchat with friends Setting outContinue reading “Birthday celebration (c) 2022 Sharon Greenaway.”

Vampyre by Margaret Wild, illustrated by Andrew Yeo. Book Review.

Vampyre by Margaret Wild, illustrated by Andrew Yeo $29.95 ISBN  9781921529221 Hardback, 32 pages Age: 8+ Category: Picture Book Below is the information received from Walker Books about the latest story from well known author Margaret Wild. “I am Vampyre. Feared. Despised. I sleep in darkness. I long for light. From the dark depths ofContinue reading “Vampyre by Margaret Wild, illustrated by Andrew Yeo. Book Review.”

Bilby Secrets, Edel Wignell & Mark Jackson, (2011) Book Review

Bilby Secrets, Edel Wignell & Mark Jackson, (2011) Walker books, Hb. $29.95, ISBN 978 1921529 320 This book cleverly combines fact with fiction in a tale of the life of one Greater Bilby. Wignell covers the time when the bilby mother prepares for the birth of her baby, near escapes from predators through to theContinue reading “Bilby Secrets, Edel Wignell & Mark Jackson, (2011) Book Review”

My latest book reviews in Magpies children’s literature magazine

Bindi’s Wildlife Adventures books 1 to 4.(2010)various. Random House. I Spy Mum! (2010) Janeen Brian, ill. Chantal Stewart. New Frontier. You Wish Jellyfish! (2010) Sue Whiting, ill. Lee Krutop, Koala Books.

Book Reviews

Here’s a short list of my recent book reviews for Magpies Magazine.For more information about this magazine, visit the website Fredrik Goes Bananas! (2009) Melissa Firth, illustrated by Cheryl Orsini. Scholastic Press. Jasper Mc Flea will not eat his tea. (2009) Lee Fox, illustrated by Mitch Vane. Lothian. The Mad, Mad, World of Sports.Continue reading “Book Reviews”

Terrigan Terrors story

My netball story The Terrigan Terrors, was published in this book for children, GROW Under the Southern Cross, (2008). Isabel gets an unexpected surprise when she learns her team will be playing against a team with special needs. To order this book, visit the web site

Children’s educational books published

Kath and Rob learn how to make their own puppets in time to put on a puppet show for their school concert. My third book for children. This is my second book for children. It is a story about a boy who has little confidence in his ability as a sportsperson. That is until heContinue reading “Children’s educational books published”