Tim’s first series of books, Exploding Endings, will have primary-aged readers both captivated and laughing out loud.
With 25,000 copies in print across the first four books in the Exploding Endings series, and Book One: Painted Dogs & Doom Cakes shortlisted for a Young Australians best Book Awards in 2017, Tim Harris is one of the most exciting new children’s authors in Australia.
Having 15 years’ experience as a primary teacher under his belt, Harris is also a sought-after writing workshop leader. In less than two years, he has presented at 75 schools across Sydney, Adelaide and Brisbane. He has also presented at several librarian conferences, including the Australian Christian Schools Library Network Conference in 2016, and the Australian School Library Association (ASLA) Conference in 2017.
An advocate for creativity and short stories, his article about the importance of short stories was published as the lead article in the March edition of ASLA’s Access Journal, 2017.
A dynamic and entertaining presenter, Tim Harris is represented by three agencies: The Children’s Bookshop Speakers’ Agency (NSW), Booked Out (VIC) and Speakers Ink (QLD).