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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Life Blood

Clara saunders has been taking up most of my brain space as I put the finishing touches to the latest draft of Life Blood. Yes the name […]

The Reciprocal Nature of Words and Images

Words create images. This is such a fundamental statement that we tend to take it for granted. Not only that – we forget that the […]

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Purchase your favourite titles by Elaine Forrestal online today by visiting Fremantle Press and Penguin Books Australia.