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Janet's Yellow Butterflies

Over the last few months I have enjoyed reflecting on the following literature, media and memories that have inspired my upcoming novel, Janet’s Yellow Butterflies:

  • A Place to Call Home
  • Motherhood
  • Moana
  • The campaign for a national witch memorial in Scotland
  • Scotland
  • Good Witch
  • My grandmothers
  • Family history quilts
  • Back to the Future trilogy
  • Lion movie
  • Burial Rites, by Hannah Kent
  • Old family photos
  • My Place, by Donna Rawlins and Nadia Wheatley
  • The Blue Mile, by Kim Kelly
  • Charlotte Sometimes, by Penelope Farmer
  • The Potato Factory, Tommo and Hawk & Solomon’s Song trilogy, by Bryce Courtenay
  • Jessica, by Bryce Courtenay
  • Four Fires, by Bryce Courtenay
  • The Witches Stone
  • How Grandma Charlotte inspired the ‘healing rose’.

Each of these reflections is available in my blog:

Janet’s Yellow Butterflies is in the final stages of production and will be available to pre-order soon. Find out more about the story and sign up for publishing announcements here: