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Born in New Zealand, Justin D'Ath is one of twelve children. He came to Australia in 1971 to study for missionary priesthood but after three years, left the seminary in the dead of night and spent two years roaming Australia on a motorbike! Whilst doing that he began his writing career contributing pieces for motorbike magazines. He published his first novel for adults in 1989 and this was followed by numerous award-winning short stories, also for adults. Justin has worked in a sugar mill, on a cattle station, in a mine, on an island, in a laboratory, built cars, picked fruit, driven forklifts and taught writing for twelve years. He wrote his first children's book in 1996 and to date he has published over 50 books. He has two children, six grandchildren, and two dogs.

Books by Justin D'Ath

47 Degrees
Stuff Happens: Cooper
Animal Planet: The Lost World Circus Book 6
Sam Fox Extreme Adventures (Bind-up)
Plague Island: The Lost World Circus Book 5
Boy Versus Rat Dog: The Lost World Circus Book 4
Secret Superhero: The Lost World Circus Book 3
The Last Elephant: The Lost World Circus Book 1
The Singing Ape: The Lost World Circus Book 2
Koala Roundup: Mission Fox Book 8
Go Goanna: Mission Fox Book 7
Puma Rumour: Mission Fox Book 6
Zebra Rampage: Mission Fox Book 5
Horse Hijack: Mission Fox Book 4
Dolphin Rescue: Mission Fox Book 3
Panda Chase: Mission Fox Book 2
Snake Escape: Mission Fox Book 1
Tiger Trouble: Extreme Adventures
Monkey Mountain: Extreme Adventures
Devil Danger: Extreme Adventures
Grizzly Trap: Extreme Adventures
Anaconda Ambush: Extreme Adventures
Killer Whale: Extreme Adventures
Man Eater: Extreme Adventures