top of page

Complete List of Books

Historical Novels

Somewhere Around the Corner

Dancing with Ben Hall

Soldier on the Hill

Daughter of the Regiment

Hitler’s Daughter

Lady Dance

The White Ship

How the Finnegans Save the Ship

Valley of Gold

Tom Appleby, Convict Boy

They Came on Viking Ships

Macbeth and Son


A Rose for the Anzac Boys


The Night they Stormed Eureka

A Waltz for Matilda

Nanberry: Black Brother White

Pennies for Hitler

The Girl From Snowy River
The Road to Gundagai
I Am Juliet
To Love a Sunburnt Country
Birrung the Secret Friend 


General Fiction 

Rain Stones

Walking the Boundaries

The Secret Beach


Beyond the Boundaries

A Wombat Named Bosco

The Book of Unicorns

The Warrior – The Story of a Wombat

Tajore Arkle

Missing You, Love Sara

Dark Wind Blowing

Ride the Wild Wind: The Golden Pony and Other Stories


General Non-Fiction 

For Adults:

Seasons of Content

A Year in the Valley

Rocket Your Child into Reading

The Secret Life of Santa Claus

Earthly Delights

Let the Land Speak


General Non Fiction
For Young People:

How the Aliens from Alpha Centauri Invaded my Maths Class and Turned me into a Writer

How to Guzzle Your Garden

The Book of Challenges

Stomp, Stomp, Whomp

The Fascinating History of Your Lunch

Big Burps, Bare Bums and Other Bad-Mannered Blunders

To the Moon and Back

The Secret World of Wombats

How High Can a Kangaroo Hop?

Outlands Trilogy 

In the Blood

Blood Moon

Flesh and Blood

School for Heroes (Angus and Robertson)

Lessons for a Werewolf Warrior

Dance of the Deadly Dinosaurs


The Animal Stars Series 

  1. The Goat Who Sailed the World

  2. The Dog Who Loved a Queen

  3. The Camel Who Crossed Australia

  4. The Donkey Who Carried the Wounded

  5. The Horse Who Bit a Bushranger

  6. Dingo: The Dog Who Conquered a Continent

Wacky Families Series 

  1. My Dog the Dinosaur

  2. MY Mum the Pirate

  3. My Dad the Dragon

  4. My Uncle Gus the Garden Gnome

  5. My Uncle Wal the Werewolf

  6. My Gran the Gorilla

  7. My Auntie Chook the Vampire

  8. My Pa the Polar Bear

Phredde Series 

  1. A Phaery named Phredde

  2. Phredde and a Frog Named Bruce

  3. Phredde and the Zombie Librarian

  4. Phredde and the Temple of Gloom

  5. Phredde and the Leopard-Skin Librarian

  6. Phredde and the Purple Pyramid

  7. Phredde and the Vampire Footy Team

  8. Phredde and the Ghostly Underpants

Picture Books 

Diary of a Wombat (with Bruce Whatley)

Pete the Sheep (with Bruce Whatley)

Josephine Wants to Dance (with Bruce Whatley)

The Shaggy Gully Times (with Bruce Whatley)

Emily and the Big Bad Bunyip (with Bruce Whatley)

Baby Wombat’s Week (with Bruce Whatley)

Queen Victoria’s Underpants (with Bruce Whatley)

The Tomorrow Book (with Sue degennaro)

Christmas Wombat (with Bruce Whatley)

A Day to Remember (with Mark Wilson)

Queen Victoria’s Christmas (with Bruce Whatley)

Picture Book (Scholastic Books)Flood (with Bruce Whatley)

Dinosaurs Love Cheese (with Nina Rycroft)

Wombat Goes to School (with Bruce Whatley)

Good Dog Hank! (with Nina Rycroft)

The Hairy-Nosed Wombats Find a New Home (with Sue deGennaro)

The Beach They Called Gallipoli ( with Bruce Whatley)


Animal Rescue Series 

Elephant Alert

Gorilla Grab

Tiger tangle

Shark Attack


Dinkum History Series 

Shipwrecks, Sailors and 60,000

Grim Crims and Convicts

Rotters and Squatters

Gold Graves and Glory

Swaggies and Diggers

Weevils, War and Wallabies

Rockin’ Rollin’ hair and Hippies

Booms Busts and Bushfires

Fiction for Adults

A War for Gentlemen 

Gardening books and self sufficiency books

Note: many of these have been updated several times since they were first released. Others are no longer in print as their information was out of date, and I wasn’t able to update them.

The Best of Jackie French (Harper Collins)

The Chook Book (all about backyard hens)

The Wilderness Garden (Aird Books)

Backyard Self Sufficiency(Aird Books

Organic Control of Common Weeds (Aird Books

Natural Control of Garden Pests (Aird Books

Jackie French’s Guide to Companion Planting (updated version with the publisher) (Aird Book)s

Soil Food (Aird Books)

The Pumpkin Book (Aird Books)

Top Ten Veg (Aird Books)

The Earth Gardeners Companion (Earthgarden magazine)

The House that Jackie Built (how to build your own stone house (Earthgarden Books)

The Household Herbal (Earthgarden Books)

bottom of page