Jen Storer has written many acclaimed books for children, including the best-selling ‘Truly Tan’ series (illustrated by Claire Robertson).

The eight and final book in the series, Truly Tan: Shocked! is due for release in February 2021.

Truly Tan (book one) has been optioned for a live action film and is currently in development .

Her ‘Danny Best’ series (illustrated by Mitch Vane) includes Danny Best: Full On!,  Danny Best: Never Wrong!, and Danny Best: Me First!

The fourth and final book in the series, Danny Best: Watch This! is out now (2020). 

Jen is the author of the middle grade fantasy novels, Tensy Farlow and the Home for Mislaid Children, The Accidental Princess (illustrated by Lucia Masciullo) and  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 (illustrated by Sue deGennaro), and Blue, the Builder’s Dog (illustrated by Andrew Joyner).

Her third picture book, Wibble Wobble, (illustrated by Lisa Stewart) was released in 2019 with HarperCollins Publishers.


Jen is also Chief Inspirationalist 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, Asia, the USA and Europe.

Jen’s PREMIUM online creative writing world, The Scribbles Academy, is adored by its members.


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

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