LEE FOX is the author of the hilarious picture
book Ella Kazoo Will Not Brush Her Hair,
illustrated by Cathy Wilcox (Lothian, 2006).
to becoming a writer, Lee was a production
assistant for a commercial radio station,
a Mormon, a cook in a childcare centre and
the store manager on a remote Aboriginal
community - and she has five children. Her
writing career began in 2000, with several
articles for The Age.
Kazoo is the first in a series of three
and was short-listed in the Early Childhood
category of the 2007 Children's Book Council
of Australia Awards.
novel for ages 12+, Other Peoples' Country,
will be published on 13 March 2008.
well as writing, running a small business
and looking after her young daughter, Lee
shares her writing journey and experiences
with students of all ages.
presentations and workshops are packed full
of fun, interesting, and educational information
about the process of writing and publication,
from the first spark of an idea to the finished