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Launch of The Moonlight Bird and the Grolken

Thanks to all who joined the wild excitement at the launch of The Moonlight Bird and the Grolken at Hobart Bookshop on Thursday 5 May 2015. Exquisitely illustrated by Lois Bury, the book was launched by eminent children’s book author and illustrator, Christina Booth. Once upon a moonlight night, a bird flew over the mountain.… Read more Launch of The Moonlight Bird and the Grolken

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

On Fracturing Fairy Tales

This is a blog I wrote for the Children’s Book Council of Australia (Tasmania) following the launch of my latest book, The Smallest Carbon Footprint in the Land & Other Ecotales at Hobart Bookshop on 11 April 2013. On Fracturing Fairy Tales Once upon a time there were no computer games, movies, televisions or printed… Read more On Fracturing Fairy Tales

Buzz for Autumn 2013

On 11 April 2013, Hobart illustrator, Gay McKinnon and I celebrated the launch of our book, The Smallest Carbon Footprint in the Land & Other Ecotales at the Hobart Book Shop in Salamanca Square. Patsy Jones, well known conservationist and former President of the Children’s Book Council of Tasmania, was to have launched the Ecotales,… Read more Buzz for Autumn 2013