With almost 400 titles to her name, Carmel is one of Australia’s busiest educational writers. Her work includes informational and library books, textbook content, primary school chapter books, fiction and non-fiction books for literacy programmes, and literacy assessment materials. She has covered topics from democracy, global cultures and the solar system to stories about everyday life, adventurous aliens and silly superheros.

Carmel has been a contributing author to series and books that have won Australian Awards for Excellence in Educational Publishing in 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2016. In addition, her sole-author series Colonial People (Macmillan Education) was the AAEEP Primary Student Resource Humanities category winner in 2012.

Selected series