A new novel about belonging, loss and love from the celebrated author of Star Jumps, the 2010 winner of the Prime Ministers Award for Children's Fiction.
Lorraine Marwood was born and raised in rural Victoria and has
lived for most of her married life on a dairy farm with her husband
and their six children. Lorraine is an award-winning poet who has
been widely published in literary magazines across Australia, as
well as magazines in the UK, USA, New Zealand and Canada. She has
also published several children's novels and collections of poetry.
Lorraine was also the recipient of a May Gibbs mentorship in
Her previous titles (Walker Books Australia) include Ratwhiskers and Me, published in 2008, and Star Jumps which was short-listed for the Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards 2010, Lower Primary Category, a Notable mention in the Children's Book Council of Australia Awards, 2010 and won the inaugural Prime Minister's award for children's fiction in 2010.