Writer & Poet


Right Way Down and Other Poems

Published: 2/27/2024

Stand on your head with Sally Murphy, explode some dynamite with Cristy Burne or shoot some hoops with Cheryl Kickett-Tucker. Hatch out of a Dragon Egg...

Praise for Right Way Down and Other Poems

"A terrific group of poems to suit all primary readers ... This will be a valued addition to school libraries helping to fill a gap in quality Australian poetry collections for middle grade readers. – Lamont Books

"Over thirty five Australian poets, many from Western Australia, have poems in this sweet little anthology which would be a perfect addition to your own shelves and shoud be an essential addition to every Primary school libra...

Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble: Magical Poems Chosen by Paul Cookson


Published: 9/17/2020

Can you hear the distant dragon's rumble of thunder? And smell the sweet swampy aroma of the ogre? Can you taste the tangy tarantula tarts? And see the girl who's really a wizard? From magic carpets an...

Praise for Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble: Magical Poems Chosen by Paul Cookson

“An enchanting cauldron full of classic and well established poets and rising stars of the poetry world, there really is something for everyone in Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble.” – North Somerset Teacher's Book Award Review

“Loads of fun, this is a light-hearted and crackling collection of poems which touches on magic of all kinds. [...] The poems are bursting with energy and humour which makes them fun to read and also an easy introduction to writing verse to anyone who wants to give it...



Published: 9/1/2020

Rattled is an anthology of rat and mice haiku in celebration of the Year of the Rat. The book includes leaf art and a musical track composed especially for Rattled by Corine Timmer via QR code.

Proceeds go to Apopo HeroRATs.

Praise for Rattled

"From the editor and publisher of Barking Mad and Hog Wild comes another delightful collection of haiku themed on the Asian zodiac, Rattled. With this delightful collection Corine Timmer succeeds in sow...

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