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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Beginnings

Unlike endings, which need to have a satisfying shape to them and a sense of completion, beginnings can be anything you want them to be. […]

Knowing when to stop

One of my favourite things to do on a Sunday morning is sit down with my first cup of coffee and read Review, the magazine in The […]

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Purchase Online

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