Jen Storer has written many acclaimed books for children, including the best-selling ‘Truly Tan’ series (illustrated by Claire Robertson). Book seven, Truly Tan: Baffled!, is OUT NOW!

Her ‘Danny Best’ series (illustrated by Mitch Vane) includes Danny Best: Full On and Danny Best: Never Wrong. The third book, Danny Best: Me First! is OUT NOW! To read a review, CLICK HERE

Jen is the author of the children’s fantasy novels, Tensy Farlow and the Home for Mislaid Children, The Accidental Princess (illustrated by Lucia Masciullo) and most recently, The Fourteenth Summer of Angus Jack (illustrated by Lucinda Gifford). Jen’s ‘Crystal Bay’ series includes Quincy Jordan and Romy Bright.

Jen is also a picture book creator whose titles include the much loved, Clarrie’s Pig Day Out (with illustrator Sue deGennaro), and Blue, the Builder’s Dog with illustrator Andrew Joyner.

Her third picture book is due for release with HarperCollins this year (2019).


Jen is also Chief Inspirationalist (and Creativity Coach) at girl & duck.com where she teaches the art and business of writing books for children.

Girl & Duck is a flourishing online community of children’s literature creators (authors, illustrators, publishers, editors, designers and enthusiasts) with members from all over Australia, New Zealand, the USA and Europe.

Jen’s online creative writing course, Scribbles, is adored by its participants.

The course helps aspiring (and established!) writers accelerate their learning and put the CREATIVE back into creative writing.


Jen’s creative writing book, See Me Jump: Twenty Things I’ve Learned About Writing Books for Children, is available on Amazon.

After decades of city living, Jen and her partner now live in a small country town in Central Victoria, Australia.

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