Elaine Forrestal

Author of award winning
Australian children’s books.

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Welcome

Welcome to a world of novels, short stories, picture books and poems. There are Teacher’s Notes for every title and you can download them free of charge. You will also find tips for beginning writers, workshop outlines, book reviews and a walking (or driving) trail that visits the original story settings.

If you want to find out about other activities based on Elaine Forrestal’s books like plays, musical theatre, opera, re-enactments, festival presentations, visit individual titles or the blog page. Have fun.

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Seeing the World differently

Any author loves to know that people are reading their books! So naturally I was delighted to hear, this week, that a girl who lives […]

The Quick and the Dead

As a child I puzzled over this expression, ‘the quick and the dead’. Growing up in the country I understood the dead part only too […]

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