I’m booking accom for my trip to NY in April for the launch and tour of Mac Slater Versus the City. I can’t wait. I am slightly obsessed with New York. I have lots of books on the city. That’s why I wrote the book, to live in NYC for a while, in my mind at least. But I wrote it from 16,000 kilometres or 10,000 miles away in my home on Australia’s east coast. My best friends in the writing of that book were Google Maps Street View, the Times Square Web Cam and my own notes, photos and…

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TV Week Piece

TV Week Piece

I’m going to attempt to blog more regularly. Short, sharp bursts that are too big for a tweet, documenting the coming year … View Post
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Nit Boy

Nit Boy

They’ll make you laugh They’ll make you cry They’ll make you itch… What is Nit Boy About? The two&… View Post
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Author Talks

Author Talks

Half of a children’s author’s life is spent at the desk and the other half is spent on the road meeting … View Post
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Head Lice Treatment

Head Lice Treatment

Nit Boy Original Concept Sketches by Heath McKenzie www.heathmck.com Over the past year, touring my Nit Boy books up and … View Post
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What Kids Think is Cool

What Kids Think is Cool

Some new magazine mashup artwork created by students at Kuraby State School, Queensland, showing what they think is cool. They created these just ahead … View Post
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