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Dragon Tour of Melbourne

There is a new page on my website. It is called Carole’s Dragon Tour of Melbourne. It is a walk around the city of Melbourne, Australia to view our dragons. Melbourne has quite a few dragons, and I’ve been thinking for a while that I wanted to let more people know about them and devise … Continued

Dragonkeeper Maps

I recently received an email from a reader in the US. She was taking issue with the Chinese language puzzles that feature in Dragon Moon. She was learning Chinese and she thought I had got something wrong. I realised that her confusion was because the illustrations of the map that Ping follows don’t appear in … Continued

RSS feed problem fixed

Hello, Carole’s webmaster here. I recently noticed that the RSS feed for this site was failing to validate, meaning that the site feed was not displaying correctly in some feed readers. This has now been fixed. If you’re having trouble subscribing to the feed, please email

CBCA awards and new covers for Garden and Dragon Moon

Portuguese and French covers have been added the Garden of the Purple Dragon, and a US cover has been added for Dragon Moon. Carole’s Children’s Book Council of Australia shortlistings and notable book listings for 2008 have also been added for Dragon Moon, Ned Kelly’s Jerilderie Letter and The Dragon Companion.

Art from Molesworth Primary School

Nine pieces of art from children at Molesworth Primary School in Tasmania are now up on the¬†readers’ art page.

Portuguese Dragonkeeper cover

There’s a new overseas cover up on the Dragonkeeper page. Click here to see the cover to A Guardiã do Dragão, the Portuguese edition of Dragonkeeper.