Tambora: Travels to Sumbawa and the Mountain that Changed the Earth. Winner: Territory Read Best Non-Fiction Book 2016 Finalist: Chief Minister's Book of the Year, 2016 Launched on May 10 2015 to celebrate the bicentenary, Tambora erupted in 1815 in an explosion that was the biggest for at least 10,000 years. The eruption was ten times the size of Krakatoa's famous 1873 eruption. Tambora killed or affected millions, it can be linked to the start of a religion, the first bicycles, the birth of science fiction and the first Irish potato famine. Why then, have so few heard of it? Order through on-line booksellers, your local shop or directly from me.
The Owner's Guide to the Teenage Brain, a book for teenagers, teachers and all parents (see also articles on the subject). In 2016 the publisher of this book has gone into liquidation. Limited copies are still available through this website.
Tammy Damulkurra is a negotiated text novel written with the ‘Sunshine Girls of Maningrida’. Now in its second edition, it has been selected by The Indigenous Literacy Foundation in their book selection for 2015