“An author whose writing is both entertaining and compassionately wise… Zorn writes with colourful expertise about adolescent life and its thousand big and small moments.” Viewpoint
It’s that time of the year folks: time to wrangle some crepe paper, sticky tape and random things you put at the back of the cupboard thinking ‘I’ll use that for Book Week’ five years ago and forgot about. Sure, your kids might be at uni now, but what student doesn’t want to add a … Continue reading Your Book Week Costume Sorted
My latest novel, One Would Think the Deep (UQP) was awarded the 2017 CBCA Book of the Year for Older Readers, was shortlisted for the 2017 Prime Minister’s Literary Award for Young Adult Readers, the 2016 Queensland Literary Award – Young Adult Literature, and the 2017 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards. The Protected (UQP) won the 2015 Prime Minister’s Literary … Continue reading About
Hey! I am available for school visits and festivals again! If you’d like to book for a school visit contact The Children’s Bookshop Speakers Agency on (02) 9481 8811 OR Booked Out (03) 9824 0177. If you are a festival organiser please contact my publisher, University of Queensland Press. PLEASE DON’T CONTACT ME DIRECTLY, I … Continue reading I am available for school visits and festivals again!
Here’s some thrilling news for your Wednesday: (Okay, probably more thrilling for me than you. Still.) If you couldn’t tell from the title of this blog, One Would Think the Deep is to be published in the UK by Ransom Publishing in August. August! That’s really soon in the publishing world and I know the people at … Continue reading ‘One Would Think the Deep’ to be published in the UK!