Carol Ann Martin

Carol Ann Martin
Carol Ann Martin

Although born and raised in England, I have lived in Australia and worked as a children’s book author and editor for more than thirty-five years. Since 1990, I have lived in Cygnet, southern Tasmania, where I am a freelance children’s author.

I am represented by the Jane Novak Literary Agency

Published by Shortland Publications NZ for Murdoch Books

Some 20 titles in the Cocky’s Circle Series

Published by Omnibus/Scholastic Australia publications:

  • Dulcie and Dud and the Really Dumb Play (Notable Australian Children’s Book 2003), Children’s Book Council of Australia Awards
  • Dulcie and Dud Give a Really Big Party
  • Dulcie and Dud and the Really Cool Club (Notable Australian Children’s Book 2004) CBCA Awards
  • Dulcie and Dud and the Really Secret Secret
  • Once There Were Mermaids (Notable Australian Children’s Book 2006) CBCA Awards
  • A Brief History of the Island of Dipsquittie (As Professor Walter Loder-Bull)
  • Captain Blunderbolt – Aussie Mates series
  • Underneath a Cow (picture book)

Published by Penguin Australia:

  • Tansy Magill – Aussie Nibble

Published by Caterpillar Magazine, Ireland: 

Midnight with Miss Macey



Visit Carol Ann Martin’s blog: Spinning Stories for Children

Facebook Page: Henhugs and Ticklefeathers.