FOUR MORE CHOOK DOOLAN BOOKS IN 2017!










​It's official – I recently signed a new contract with Walker Book Australia for four – that's right, FOUR – more books in the Chook Doolan series. So that means the next two (Saves the Day and The Tiny Guitar), which will come out in August this year, will be joined in 2017 by four more adventures for our nervous little friend.
FOUR MORE CHOOK DOOLAN BOOKS IN 2017!










​It's official – I recently signed a new contract with Walker Book Australia for four – that's right, FOUR – more books in the Chook Doolan series. So that means the next two (Saves the Day and The Tiny Guitar), which will come out in August this year, will be joined in 2017 by four more adventures for our nervous little friend.

James
Roy

NEWS
ONE THOUSAND HILLS  WINS MAJOR PRIZE!









Noël and I were delighted to win the 2016 NSW Premier's History Prize, in the young people's category. It was such an honour to have our book recognised in such a way, and t be shortlisted alongside such a fine band of creators and historians. 



ONE THOUSAND HILLS  RELEASED IN CANADA...

...which is awesome! I won't put up a cover image because it's identical to the Australian edition.


12 January, 2017
CHOOK NEWS!

Up and AwayUnhappy Campers, On the Road and Let's Do Diwali! are the next four Chook Doolan books due for release this year. Covers and details to follow!

Also, the first four Turkish editions are now out, and the US editions are on their way. Whoop!


MELBOURNE SCHOOLS TOUR FOR TERM 3, 2017

​​​It looks like I'll be visiting beautiful Melbourne again this year. Due to a couple of enquiries I've received, I've blocked out the two weeks of 31 August to 11 September.

Get in touch with any questions or to book a visit to your school of book group.
Printable poster available by clicking HERE .