Stories and Books

Books:

The Dragon Slayer’s Daughter (a fantasy for ages 8-13, sequel to The Dragon Slayer’s Son)

The Ipswich Witch (a fantasy for ages 8-12)

Backyard Bugwatcher (how to identify and care for New Zealand arthropods, for all ages)

The Dragon Slayer’s Son (a fantasy for ages 8-13)

A Glint of Exoskeleton (an adventure for ages 8-13)

Insects in the Classroom (an activity guide for years 0-6)

Stories:

Breach (available in Te Kōrero Ahi Kā)

The Pied Piper (winner of 2017 Lexicon Short Story Award)

To the Centre of the Earth (winner of 2016 AuContraire Short Story Award; available in Te Kōrero Ahi Kā)

Mannequin (published in Work Literary Magazine)

How the Albatross Got its Wings (published in Fickle Muses)

Also check out my Saturday Stories, published right here on my blog.

Anthologies:

COMING 18 October 2018: Putting the Science in Fiction (edited by Dan Koboldt)

Te Kōrero Ahi Kā: To Speak of the Home Fires Burning (edited by Lee Murray, Grace Bridges and Aaron Compton)

Peace Corps in Panama: Fifty Years, Many Voices (edited by Meredith W. Cornett)

Guest Blogs:

Writing about Venomous Creatures (on Science in Science Fiction, Fact in Fantasy blog)

Writing Realistic Spiders (on Science in Science Fiction, Fact in Fantasy blog)

Insects in Fiction: What Bugs Me (on Science in Science Fiction, Fact in Fantasy blog)

Gender Determination in Fantasy Creatures (on Science in Science Fiction, Fact in Fantasy blog)