Elizabeth Honey is a versatile writer and artist, popular with children around the world. Her work includes picture books, poetry, and novels for younger and older children, songs, plays and film scripts, as well as editorial illustration and stamp design. She’s a favourite visitor in schools across Australia, including remote indigenous communities, where she inspires kids with her creative workshops.
In a long career she has won many literary awards. Her books include novels 45 & 47 Stella Street, Don’t Pat the Wombat! and Remote Man, poetry Honey Sandwich, and Mongrel Doggerel and picture books Not a Nibble!, The Cherry Dress and Ten Blue Wrens. Her books have been published in many languages and dramatised for the theatre.
Elizabeth’s website: http://www.elizabethhoney.com/
A couple of Elizabeth’s poems: