Free Teaching Resources released for Pearl Harbor, Broome & Darwin 75th anniversary

One interesting thing that’s happened since The Deep Enders was published is I’ve been spending an inordinate amount of time hanging out with teachers and librarians, who I’m now convinced are some of the best people going around! I guess it shouldn’t come as a surprise that librarians really, really like books, and by association, … [Read more…]

When history is only half the story…

School history turned out to be a subjective subject. It’s amazing to me that after 15 years of formal education in Western Australia, I still knew almost nothing about two of the greatest tragedies in that State’s history. It’s really only been in the last few years, as I researched my book ‘The Deep Enders’ … [Read more…]