Well known for his acclaimed youthful mature novels The Working Man (2004) and do not Call Me personally Ishmael (2006), he received a 2005 Children’s Reserve Council of Australia (CBCA) Reserve of the entire year Award for the previous work as well as the 2007 Children’s Tranquility Prize for the last mentioned. Before you begin his career being a article writer, he studied British at the School of Queensland and taught at high academic institutions in his indigenous Australia. He released Eric Vale Epic Fail, his 8th young adult book, in 2012. He was created and elevated in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. He’s a modern of fellow Australian youthful adult writer John Marsden.