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July 9, 2019

We were so excited to receive an advanced copy of Abi Elphinstone's newest middle grade fantasy, RUMBLESTAR from Simon and Schuster Australia. Here are our thoughts on the book!

Rumblestar is roaring with marvellous magic and heart-warming moments.

This middle grade adve...

June 14, 2019

These little gems started out purely as mood boards for a recent writing project, but we LOVED how they were able to evoke a certain mood within us so we decided to make them into wallpapers. They will bring you the ultimate inspirational energy.

We like to set one to d...

March 20, 2019

Our Five Fave Picture Books


It seems as though every time we visit a bookstore lately, we walk out with a picture book. The other day alone, we bought four! The obsession is real. We’re not sure what draws us to the picture book section above everything else, perhaps i...

October 26, 2018

WE ARE SO EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT OUR FIRST PICTURE BOOK 'HARLOW AND THE LOST LAUGHTER' IS OFFICIALLY AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER! 


The official release date is Wednesday 31st October, however you can pre-order now through the links below!! A big THANK YOU to everyone for...

October 12, 2018

We were so excited to take part in a Q&A with Daniella from The Launch Gals, which is now live on their website!

It was so wonderful to talk about our business, Happily Ever Laughter and our upcoming picture book 'Harlow and the Lost Laughter.' We also discuss everythin...

October 9, 2018

A few months ago we attended the Writing NSW Kids and YA festival in Sydney. It was our first time going to any kind of writing event and we were so excited to hear from the many amazing children's authors and experts in the publishing industry that attended and held p...

June 24, 2018

We can’t tell you how many times we’ve been asked the question, ‘How do the two of you write one book together? How does the process work?’ Well, we are sisters, who are extremely close and often joke that we are in fact the same person. We are also interested in the s...

June 20, 2018

We are the first to admit, that editing isn’t exactly our strong suit.

For quite a while we weighed up whether or not we should send our middle grade manuscript to an editor. This manuscript was something we had created and cultivated on our own and we had grown extreme...

June 12, 2018

Embarking on the journey of writing our first children’s novel has been one of the greatest and most challenging experiences. We still have so much to learn but we thought we would share some of the things we learnt the hard way in the hope that it will help you.

Proble...

June 7, 2018

We are getting more and more excited everyday about our upcoming children's picture book! How could you not be excited when your illustrator creates characters like these! Check out the latest artwork from out illustrator Cathi Mingus. She has brilliantly designed the...

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