Authors / Illustrators

The Literature Centre proudly works with, or exhibits literature created by, these talented Authors and Illustrators.

Melina Marchetta

Author

Melina Marchetta's novels have been published in 18 countries and in 17 languages. Melina's first novel, Looking for Alibrandi won numerous...

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John Marsden

Author

John Marsden is one of Australia's best selling authors for teenagers and a highly acclaimed picture book writer. ...

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Marc McBride

Illustrator

Marc McBride was educated in Northern Ireland at Bangor Grammar School.  Graduating in 1990, he moved to Western...

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Maureen McCarthy

Author

After spending a couple of years as an Art teacher, Maureen McCarthy began writing scripts for television and soon realized that books were her first...

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David Miller

Author/Illustrator

David Miller's illustration style is unique, with intricate sculptures photographed to bring stories to life.  Paper had always fascinated...

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Simon Mitchell

Author

Simon Mitchell spent five years working as a computer programmer before deciding to follow his dream of writing for people,...

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James Moloney

Author

James Moloney has published over 40 books, and is one of Australia's leading authors of children and young adult books. ...

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Sally Murphy

Author

Sally Murphy knew, from a very young age, that the two things she was best at were telling stories and talking, so she figured that being a children...

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Kirsty Murray

Author

Kirsty Murray was born in Melbourne, the middle child in a family of seven children. Kirsty loved books from an early age but when she was a child she...

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