From international ballerina to author … Emma Middleton

Creativity links most forms of endeavour … from music and literature to science and art, from music and literature to drama, dance and art. Antonio Vivaldi was a great proponent of this belief … he wrote four sonnets to go with the four concertos of his most-loved composition, The Four Seasons because he needed to pour more of… Read More From international ballerina to author … Emma Middleton

When a bear in the backyard meets a lion in a living room

I’m going on a bear hunt with Queensland author and illustrator, Emma Middleton whose adorable picture book, The Lion in our Living Room proved such a hit with kids … now her follow-up picture book, The Bear in our Backyard has recently been released.   Emma, did you always plan to have a follow-up book to The Lion in… Read More When a bear in the backyard meets a lion in a living room

Sweet Adversity’s first champion – UK literary agent, Rosemary Canter

Sweet Adversity, my upcoming historical adventure (HarperCollins Children’s Books) had a life of its own before this exciting stage. Once it was called McAlpine & Macbeth, and was the recipient of an Australian Society of Authors Mentorship and a week at Varuna Writers’ House in Katoomba benefitting from Creative Director, Peter Bishop’s insight. More recently, the… Read More Sweet Adversity’s first champion – UK literary agent, Rosemary Canter