I’m happy to say that I have a new book on the way with the fabulous team at Orca Book Publishers. It’s called Picture a Girl, and it’s about resilience, loving someone who is difficult to love, and it’s about surfing and living on the wild West Coast. I hope readers find a place in their hearts for the brave Adelaide Scratch, her brother Billy, her friend Pokey, and even her troubled but memorable mother, Jeanie. Here’s a sneak peek of the first page. And here’s more.
There are few photos of the mysterious show Nirvana played in Victoria in March 1991–but here is one by Al Ford.
How long does it take to write a novel? I provide timelines for my own novel and address an upsetting anonymous comment.