Anne Morgan is a full-time writer who lives on Bruny Island, Tasmania. She has published eight children’s books and one full-length volume of poetry. Please follow the links on this page to find out more about her writing.

Anne has a PhD in Writing, for which she won a university medal, and a Master of Education Degree. She has worked as a journalist, public sector administrator, teacher and professional actor. More details of her rich CV can be found here.

Anne actively supports other Tasmanian writers and founded and administers the Facebook page Celebrate TAS Books and Writing. She also offers accommodation in a cottage on beautiful Bruny Island, which is a perfect place to retreat to and write.

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KidLitVic – Meet the Publishers 2019

Last Saturday 25 May, I was one of over 200 children’s book creators who headed to the grand old Melbourne Town Hall for this year’s KidLitVic conference. From a career point of view, this was one of the best spent Saturdays of my life. KidLitVic aims to connect children’s literary creators with Australia’s leading children’s… Read more KidLitVic – Meet the Publishers 2019

The Smallest Carbon Footprint wins Environmental Children’s Book of the Year

Anne Morgan’s Smallest Carbon Footprint in the Land and Other Ecotales, illustrated by fellow Tasmanian, Gay McKinnon, has been announced joint winner of the national Environmental Children’s Book of the Year 2014 (Junior Fiction). Tasmanian writers and illustrators came close to scooping the pool at this years awards, which were announced at the Little Bookroom in Melbourne… Read more The Smallest Carbon Footprint wins Environmental Children’s Book of the Year

Buzz for Winter 2013

AUSTRALIAN POETRY SLAM In July I won the Southern Tasmanian heat of the Australian Poetry Slam with my “Axolotl Rap”. This means I get to compete in the State Finals in Launceston, Saturday September 14, at Cafe Fresh, 178 Charles St, kicking off at 7.30 pm. Launcestonians – come along and find out what water… Read more Buzz for Winter 2013