Novels for young adults
Act of Faith is a book about books, about freedom and ideas – about a young woman who faces the most dangerous and powerful force in seventeenth century Europe: the Inquisition.
It is published by HarperCollins in Australia and New Zealand. You can read all about Act of Faith here.
Its sequel is The Sultan’s Eyes. It will be published in 2013.
The ‘Swashbuckler’ historical adventure trilogy for young readers is published by HarperCollins. It is the story of Lily Swann, who is kidnapped by pirates and finds herself caught up in some of the most dramatic events in the history of the Mediterranean Sea.
Read more about the three Swashbuckler! books.
My first picture book is Billabong Bill’s Bushfire Christmas, illustrated by Jobi Murphy. You can read more about it here.
Header photo: The Library at Ephesus, Turkey, 2004