Welcome to Claire Saxby's Website!
I'm an author of books and poetry for children. Have a look around. You will find information about my fiction books, non-fiction books, work in progress, workshops that I run, and other interesting projects.
If you'd like to drop by my blog, the address is: www.letshavewords.blogspot.com
Thank you again for visiting. Enjoy the journey.
'Seadog', a beach romp with a joyful dog is being published by Random House, illustrated by Tom Jellett and will be released May 1 2013.
'Big Red Kangaroo', a picture book celebrating an iconic Australian, is taking shape. It is being published by Walker Books, illustrated by Graham Byrne and due for release 1 August 2013.
A Christmas book, working title 'Christmas at Grandad's', with Five Mile Press, illustrated by Janine Dawson, will be released late 2013.
'Amazing Women', introducing some Australian pioneers and published by Black Dog Books, will be released in 2014.
'Civil Rights', showcasing some Australians who fought for equality will be published by Black Dog Books, and will be released in Feb 2014.
'Meet the Anzacs', a non fiction picture book for lower primary will be published by Random House and released in Feb 2014.
'My Name is Lizzie Flynn', a historical picture book, has been accepted by Black Dog Books. The illustration sketches I've seen are amazing.
'Emu', a picture book celebrating the other iconic Aussie animal on the Australian shield, will also be published by Walker Books. It will be illustrated by Graham Byrne.