A New Zealander who grew up on a farm, studied languages and literature then went into computing and business administration. This took her through systems analysis, systems training, software design and IT project management. She is now following a long-held dream to write and combining it with a love for science fiction and a passion for child literacy - writing science fiction and fantasy for children and young adults. Recently she has been branching out into romance, fantasy and science fiction for adults.
Devastated by the loss of her family, Eleanor seeks a new life in New Zealand. Meeting John on-board ship seems to promise a wonderful future until they must disembark in totally different parts of the new country. It takes persistence and patience and a murder to be solved before the young lovers can look to a happy ending.
Angry and frustrated since the deaths of his parents and brother, Jase is struggling with foster care and life in general, only finding release shooting aliens in the arcade. Meeting a real alien there changes his life forever. Suitable for ages 8-13.
Hannah's hairdresser is a robot. Designed to be a spy he escaped kidnappers and is in hiding. But he is breaking apart and needs help. Hannah and her brother Toby, with friends Ella and Joe, help him against the dangerous gang. But then Toby is kidnapped.
Suitable for readers 8-11 years.
The pictures in Ella’s house are changing overnight and she sits up to investigate. She falls into a whirlwind adventure with her brother and their friends, Hannah and Toby. Chased through a series of pictures by the Continuity Police, the four will meet themselves and be driven into a desperate race against time.
Suitable for 8-11 years.
Hannah's new house has recycled windows. One is from the exploration spaceship, the ISS Apex, which mysteriously abandoned the crew on its last mission.
The window has seen - and recorded - the whole journey. Can Hannah and friends decode the window's message and rescue the abandoned astronauts in time?
Suitable for 9-12 years.