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Black Cockatoo Audiobook

Black Cockatoo Audiobook

Are you looking for a Black Cockatoo Audiobook? Unfortunately, there is not an audiobook version of Black Cockatoo yet. However, if this is something that you are interested in the best way to make it happen is to contact Magabala... More

Black Cockatoo Book Online

Black Cockatoo Book Online

February 7, 2022

Are you looking for the Black Cockatoo book online? You can get the ebook version of ‘Black Cockatoo’ from Booktopia, Amazon Kindle, Apple Books. At this stage, ‘Black Cockatoo’ is only available in book and ebook and audio book. There... More

Tracks of the Missing- Cover Reveal

Tracks of the Missing- Cover Reveal

February 1, 2022 ,

We are so excited to reveal the cover for our upcoming release: Tracks of the Missing (Magabala 2022) which will hit the shelves of your favourite bookstore on 1 April 2022. The amazing cover art is done by Kiara Honeychurch (author and... More

January 5, 2022

As Australians we have a responsibility to know our past and learn from it. We must learn about and start a journey of understanding so we can move forward together. One event in our shared history is the 1965 Freedom... More

Create NSW Outback Laughs Progress

Create NSW Outback Laughs Progress

January 1, 2022 ,

We’ve spent a little time researching, consulting and learning more about writing for this manuscript. This is one of the project steps we always put in grant applications. We want to make sure there is space and time for developing... More

Daisy Utemorrah Award 2021

Daisy Utemorrah Award 2021

We are excited to announce that we won the 2021 Daisy Utemorrah Award for Unpublished Manuscript at the State Library of Western Australia Book Awards. Dirran is the sequel to our award winning debut novella, Black Cockatoo (Magabala 2018). Mia... More

First Nations Clip Art and Borders

First Nations Clip Art and Borders

August 22, 2021

Are you a teacher or librarian? Are you interested in creating some displays for our books? Or to reflect diverse Australia in other subjects in your classroom? We have some clip art and borders that might be just what you... More

Yarning about the Blak&Write Fellowship

Yarning about the Blak&Write Fellowship

It was really deadly winning one of the Blak&Write Fellowships for 2020 with my picture book series, Backyard Sports. The idea for the books came to me on a long drive between Halls Creek and Broome. I was thinking about... More

Who is Deklan Archer?

Who is Deklan Archer?

April 30, 2021

Deklan Archer is the 15 year old fiction character from our upcoming YA suspense thriller set in the Australian outback, Tracks of the Missing (Magabala 2021). He is the First Nations protagonist (main character) who tells our story through his... More

Getting your ideas on the page

Getting your ideas on the page

Sometimes getting ideas out of your head and onto the page is hard. We totally get it. When Carl and I decide to co-author a book together it is even harder- not only to get both of our ideas on... More