Redback Mansion

Publisher: Five Islands Press

Release Date: 2002

ISBN: 0 86418768 8

My first published collection of poetry for children - sometimes zany, sometimes moving, sometimes humorous.


These poems explore many aspects of everyday life on the farm, in the city, at the beach. Animals of all kinds, cubby houses, things that go bump in the night, things that kids all know and relate to, are explored in poetry that is always fun to read.

The last visitor asks about

the suits of armour lining

the hallway,

but redback just dusts

away a cobweb and eyes

the visitor for regimental size...