Steve's passion is to write books for children with a unique blend
of heart, hope, humour, and help to create stories that touch and
Maximus, his first middle-grade novel was published by Serenity Press in 2018
His first trade-published picture book, Ling Li's Lantern MidnightSun Publishing in 2020.
Diploma of Children's Writing and Publishing, Australian College - 2015.
Steve is the founder of Nurture Works Foundation and developed the acclaimed 'BUZ - Build Up Zone' programs for children.
He received an Order of Australia Medal in 2016 for contribution to the social and emotional wellbeing of children.
"A wonderfully written and considered story by a very talented author who knows youth well and respects his story craft and his characters with true expressions...a beautiful book..." Karen, Indiebook Reviewer.