My favourite dog, my favourite character

My favourite dog, my favourite character

In so many ways, Elliott is the dog I’d love to have – as my companion, as my confidant, as my critic. I think he’d be so much fun. He’s a mutt, of course, part Australian Shepherd and a mix of other breeds. There’s possibly some Border Collie in there too I guess,...
PENNY’S READING NOOK

PENNY’S READING NOOK

Penny has set up a cozy reading nook in a quiet corner of the house, “as far away from my home office as I can get’”, she  said to Jamie. It’s got great big soft cushions and somehow feels like a very calm space. This is important for Penny because Jamie is always...
TAKE YOUR DOG TO WORK DAY

TAKE YOUR DOG TO WORK DAY

June 24 is official Take Your Dog To Work Day Elliott is delighted to be joining Adriana at her new job at Geraldine’s. This means, of course, that Elliott will be seeing Hedy every day. She’s the famously beautiful Afghan and his co-star in the Biffo...
Where will you be this Christmas?

Where will you be this Christmas?

Somewhere nice I hope. I saw on TV that it’s really cold at Christmas-time in some parts of the world. In Australia, Christmas is a big part of our summer holidays. That means I’ll be having time off from making TV commercials for Biffo Chunky-Yums, but I expect Jamie...
Kit Talks About Writing Elliott’s Story

Kit Talks About Writing Elliott’s Story

Of all your dog characters in Reality Barks: Mutt to Mega-Star, which one do you have a real attachment to? I think it would have to be Charlie, who was in the pen next to Elliott’s at the Dog Pound. Although he’s unseen in a lot of the story, Charlie...
SUNNY, FUNNY AND SET (MOSTLY) IN SYDNEY

SUNNY, FUNNY AND SET (MOSTLY) IN SYDNEY

When a stray mutt is rescued from the Pound he never imagines he’s destined for celebrity! That’s REALITY BARKS, my first Rescue Dog’s Funny Story. When he was called Barney, Elliott was a scruffy country dog from Bathurst. He’s a bit secretive about how he got lost....