Tristan Bancks tells stories for the page and screen. His books for kids and teens include Two Wolves, The Fall, the Tom Weekly series and 2020’s Nit Boy, about a kid with the worst case of nits in world history and a nit that lives on his head! Two Wolves won Honour Book in the 2015 Children’s Book Council of Australia Awards and was shortlisted for the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards. It also won the YABBA and KOALA Children’s Choice Awards, as did his thriller, The Fall, a CBCA Notable book. His latest gripping novel, Detention, is about a daring escape from an Australian immigration detention centre and a lockdown in a school.
Tristan is a writer-ambassador for literacy charity Room to Read. He is currently working with producers to develop several of his books for the screen. He’s excited by the future of storytelling and inspiring others to create. You can find out more about Tristan’s books, play games, watch videos and help him try to change the world here at www.tristanbancks.com