Allison Rushby is the internationally-published author of over twenty novels. Her latest Middle Grade novels are The Mulberry Tree and the Davitt award-winning The Turnkey. A sequel to The Turnkey, titled The Seven Keys, will be published in 2019. Allison enjoys speaking to children in grades 3-7.
For a limited time, in Term 4 2018 and Term 1 2019 Allison will be offering one hour author talks. See Workshops.
Stay Weird, Stay Different and Write What you Love
In her hour-long talk Allison delves deep into the tricky world of writing inspiration. She explains how listeners can tune in to their everyday environment in order to "spark" ideas that will get them writing and how the best writing always stems from a true sense of self.