the Very Bad Very Good Storyteller, Mr Aesop Sod?
And where, oh where, is Pop?
the fish and chip shop is full of tropical fish tanks and wood chips, and the ghost
train at the fun fair really is a ghost train.
How will the story end?
The Loblolly Boy and its successor, The Loblolly Boy and the Sorcerer. His most
recent books for young people are Felix and the Red Rats and The Pirates and the
James has edited anthologies of poetry and writing by young people, notably the
long-running ReDraft annual anthologies, which he co-edits with Tessa Duder.
James has been awarded writing fellowships both in New Zealand and overseas,
including the Burns Fellowship, the IWP/Iowa Residency, and residencies in Hobart
and at Massey University and Otago University College of Education.