In a 2SSR exclusive, international best selling author

Jackie French

will be interviewed in the next



‘The Author’s Shelf’.

Jackie is the newly awarded recipient of The Australian Children’s Laureate award and best-selling author of over 140 books, including the iconic

Diary of a Wombat


Hitler’s Daughter


Diary of a Wombat

, created with Bruce Whatley, is one of Australia’s best-loved picture books. It has been on bestseller lists across the world, with a still increasing number of awards and translations.

Jackie’s acclaimed novel

Hitler’s Daughter

has spent a decade on most of Australia’s children’s choice award shortlists, and has also won the 2000 CBC Book of the Year for Younger Readers and the UK Wow! Award among others.

Hear Jackie speak to

Georgie Donaghey

about her remarkable career and her passion for history, the environment and the conservation of wildlife and our planet.

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Why not sit back and relax while Georgie brings you the stories beyond the page on‘The Author’s Shelf’ on 2SSR 99.7FM.

The Author’s Shelf  | Every Second Sunday | 12pm-1pm