Jo is an award-winning author who writes novels for upper middle grade. Her trilogy, Tarin of the Mammoths, is published by Penguin Random House. In 2018, Book One, The Exile, won the Readings Children’s Book Prize and was a CBCA Notable book. It was also a finalist in the Aurealis Awards for Best Children’s Book.
Her other books are Clan of Wolves (2017) and Cave Bear Mountain (2018)
Jo has been writing stories for over fifteen years and is a firm believer in creating unlikely heroes, exciting adventures and authentic fantasy worlds.