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Tristan Bancks is a children's and teen author with a background in acting and filmmaking. His books include Two Wolves (recognised as an Honour Book in the 2015 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards, as well as winner of the YABBA and KOALA Children's Choice Awards), the My Life series (weird-funny-gross short stories featuring Tom Weekly) and Mac Slater, Coolhunter. His short films as writer and director have won a number of awards and have screened widely in festivals and on TV. Tristan is excited by the future of storytelling and inspiring others to create.

Books by Tristan Bancks

Tom Weekly 1: My Life and Other Stuff I Made Up
The Fall
Tom Weekly 2: My Life and Other Stuff That Went Wrong
Tom Weekly 6: My Life and Other Failed Experiments
Two Wolves
Tom Weekly 3: My Life and Other Massive Mistakes
Tom Weekly 4: My Life and Other Exploding Chickens
Tom Weekly 5: My Life and Other Weaponised Muffins
Kids Stink (A Tom Weekly Story)
Mac Slater 1: Coolhunter
Mac Slater 2: Imaginator
It's Yr Life
'Like Dahl, Bancks is passionate about inspiring a love of reading in the young by placing fun at the centre of his storytelling.' Andy Griffiths, Sydney Morning Herald