Nova Weetman

Nova Weetman

Nova Weetman is the writer of three middle-grade books in the Choose Your Own Ever After series for Hardie Grant, and three YA novels through UQP, including Everything is Changed (CBCA Notable, and shortlisted for Best YA at the Davitts).

Her middle grade novel, The Secrets We Keep, was a CBCA Notable, shortlisted for the Readings Children's Prize, shortlisted for the ABIA Awards, shortlisted for the Speech Pathologist Awards, shortlisted for the YABBA Awards 2018 shortlisted for Japan's Sakura Medal and winner of the KROC Award 2018. Her second book in this series, The Secrets We Share was a CBCA Notable.

Her recent middle grade novel Sick Bay is a CBCA Notable, and Shortlisted for the ABIA Award for Best Children's Book (Small Publisher). Writer of a series of junior readers called Zooniverse. Writer of Film Victoria short films Ripples and Mr Wasinski's Song (AWGIE nomination and winner Best Australian Short at MIFF). Worked as a TV writer on H20, Neighbours and Pixel Pinkie.

Nova features in the WAM schools program.

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