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

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

    Alice-Miranda Takes the High Road: Read an extract from Alice Miranda in Scotland by Jacqueline Harvey

    Kids & Ya

    12 June 2018

    Alice-Miranda Takes the High Road: Read an extract from Alice Miranda in Scotland by Jacqueline Harvey

    Alice-Miranda’s Scottish Adventure: Review Alice-Miranda in Scotland

    Kids & Ya

    12 June 2018

    Alice-Miranda’s Scottish Adventure: Review Alice-Miranda in Scotland

    Hot off the Press! The first chapter of Kensy and Max: Breaking News has been leaked!

    Kids & Ya

    1 March 2018

    Hot off the Press! The first chapter of Kensy and Max: Breaking News has been leaked!

    Author and Educator Jacqueline Harvey's Tips on Engaging Young Readers

    Kids & Ya

    28 February 2018

    Author and Educator Jacqueline Harvey's Tips on Engaging Young Readers

    Double Trouble: Kensy and Max by Jacqueline Harvey

    Kids & Ya

    27 February 2018

    Double Trouble: Kensy and Max by Jacqueline Harvey