Michael Wagner (Author)

About

Michael Wagner is a children's author whose best-known books follow the funny and action-packed sporting adventures of Maxx Rumble, and the hilarious father-son rivalries of The Undys. He is also author of the novel Dog Wars, and the Aussie Nibble: Newtown Tigers.

Prior to becoming a children's author, Michael played in a band that almost became famous, spent ten years working as a radio broadcaster with the ABC, wrote and produced award-winning animation for television, and wrote and performed comedy. Michael lives with his wife, Jane Godwin (who is a proper children's author), and his two children, Will and Lizzie (who think their Dad is really cool).

Michael's latest book, Destiny's Right Hand, was published by Puffin Books in 2010.

Michael's website is www.michaelwagner.com.au

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Book Cover:  Destiny's Right Hand
Published: 03/05/2010
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781742530567
Price: $9.99
Book Cover:  Destiny's Right Hand

Fourteen-year-old Eddie Innocent hopes to one day become an award-winning newspaper journalist. Now he has won a chance to write for the Junior Herald. The only problem is the newspaper's 16-year-old hard-nosed editor, Jessica Lamps, who wants Eddie to stick to 'the three Ps of kids' journalism: puzzles, pets and prizes.

But Eddie has an uncanny ability to find the most bizarre supernatural stories...

Fourteen-year-old Eddie Innocent hopes to one day become an award-winning newspaper journalist. Now he has won a chance to write for the Junior Herald. The only problem is the newspaper's 16-year-old hard-nosed...

Published: 03/05/2010
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780143304210
RRP: $14.95
Book Cover:  Let the Games Begin: The Undys
Published: 05/02/2007
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781742280745
Price: $9.99
Book Cover:  Ted Gets Lost
With only a day until Mum's birthday, finding the best present ever seems impossible.  But nothing's impossible for Oliver's fully-equipped and superbly trained stuffed friend, Ted.
With only a day until Mum's birthday, finding the best present ever seems impossible.  But nothing's impossible for Oliver's fully-equipped and superbly trained stuffed friend, Ted.
Published: 25/01/2012
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781742534664
Price: $9.99
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Book Cover:  Ted Gets Lost
With only a day until Mum's birthday, finding the best present ever seems impossible.  But nothing's impossible for Oliver's fully-equipped and superbly trained stuffed friend, Ted.
With only a day until Mum's birthday, finding the best present ever seems impossible.  But nothing's impossible for Oliver's fully-equipped and superbly trained stuffed friend, Ted.
Published: 25/01/2012
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780143304234
RRP: $12.95

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15 Apr 2015
Final instalment of Isobelle Carmody’s The Obernewtyn Chronicles, The Red Queen to be published in November
Obernewtyn Chronicles,  The Red Queen to be published in November 15 April, Melbourne: Penguin Random House Australia is delighted to announce the publication date of The Red Queen, the final book in the internationally acclaimed Obernewtyn series by bestselling author Isobelle Carmody.  The Red Queen will go on sale nationally 12 November 2015 and is set to be a major publishing event.

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