Ephemera (Cloud Ink Press, 2020)

Ursa (Walker Books, 2019)

Make a Hard Fist (One Tree House, 2018)

The Children’s Pond (Pointer Press Ltd, 2014)

The Black Madonna (Penguin, 2005)

Paradise (Penguin, 2002)

City of Reeds (Penguin, 2000)

Dreams of America (David Ling Publishing, 1997)

Birdie (David Ling Publishing, 1996)

Junior & YA fiction:

The Stick Insect, Banana Cake and The Fishing Trip (Sail series: Pearson Education, 2011)

The Cloud Rider (Pearson Education, 2010)

About Griffen’s Heart (Longacre Press, 2009)

Petronas (Pearson Education, 2009)

My Name is Joad (Pearson Education, 2009)

Koevasi (Pearson Education, 2008)

Dogs of the Hinterland (Pearson Education, 2008)

Into The Hinterland (Pearson Education, 2008)

Brenda’s Planetary Holiday (Kiwi Bites: Penguin, 2006)

Fluff Helps Out (Kiwi Bites: Penguin, 2006)


Creative Nonfiction

Sheila: Winning Spirit  (As ghostwriter, an ‘autobiography’ of New Zealand horse trainer, Sheila Laxon: Penguin, 2003)



Myth of the 21st Century (with co-editor Jack Ross: Reed Publishing, 2006)

A Passion for Travel (Tandem Press, 1998)



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