Jacqueline Harvey
About the author

Jacqueline Harvey

Jacqueline Harvey's bestselling Alice-Miranda series began as an idea for a picture book but it soon became apparent that this perpetually positive seven-and-a-quarter-year-old had a lot more to say.The series has been sold to the United States, United Kingdom, Indonesia and Turkey and has been shortlisted for children's book awards in Australia.Her first and only picture book, The Sound of the Sea was an Honour Book in the 2006 Children's Book Council Awards.Jacqueline has spent most of her working life teaching in girls' boarding schools and has been a Deputy Head and Director of Development. She is passionate about improving educational outcomes for Indigenous students.Jacqueline lives in Sydney with her husband Ian and is currently working on more Alice-Miranda and Clementine Rose adventures. 

Books by Jacqueline Harvey

Jacqueline Harvey Articles

Colouring activity: Alice-Miranda in the Outback by Jacqueline Harvey

Review | Extract

13 July 2020

Colouring activity: Alice-Miranda in the Outback by Jacqueline Harvey

Podcast: Jacqueline Harvey on why Reading is Important for Kids, and How to Make it fun for Them at Home

Podcast

29 June 2020

Podcast: Jacqueline Harvey on why Reading is Important for Kids, and How to Make it fun for Them at Home

    Desert dilemma: Read another extract from Alice Miranda in the Outback by Jacqueline Harvey

    Review | Extract

    28 May 2020

    Desert dilemma: Read another extract from Alice Miranda in the Outback by Jacqueline Harvey

    Maps and mysteries: Read an extract from Alice Miranda in the Outback by Jacqueline Harvey

    Review | Extract

    28 May 2020

    Maps and mysteries: Read an extract from Alice Miranda in the Outback by Jacqueline Harvey

    Action Packed Spy Series: Review of Kensy and Max #5 Freefall

    Review

    17 March 2020

    Action Packed Spy Series: Review of Kensy and Max #5 Freefall

    Fires and Fundraising: Read an extract from Alice-Miranda Keeps the Beat by Jacqueline Harvey

    Kids & Ya

    14 June 2019

    Fires and Fundraising: Read an extract from Alice-Miranda Keeps the Beat by Jacqueline Harvey

    Music Festival Fundraiser: Review of Alice-Miranda Keeps the Beat by Jacqueline Harvey

    Kids & Ya

    11 June 2019

    Music Festival Fundraiser: Review of Alice-Miranda Keeps the Beat by Jacqueline Harvey

    Podcast: Jacqueline Harvey on Her New Kids' Spy Book

    Podcast

    4 April 2019

    Podcast: Jacqueline Harvey on Her New Kids' Spy Book

      Page-Turning Plot and Great Characters: Review of Kensy and Max #3 Undercover by Jacqueline Harvey

      Kids & Ya

      12 March 2019

      Page-Turning Plot and Great Characters: Review of Kensy and Max #3 Undercover by Jacqueline Harvey

      Writing Alice Miranda

      Kids & Ya

      12 June 2018

      Writing Alice Miranda