The Trouble in Tune Town has just been named Finalist in the Children’s Picture Book — Hardcover Fiction category of the 2018 International Book Awards in the U.S. The Trouble in Tune Town was a labour of love in many ways and it’s so gratifying to see it acknowledged again within the industry.
Published by Maura Pierlot
Maura Pierlot is an award-winning author and playwright based in Canberra, Australia. Her debut picture book, The Trouble in Tune Town, won the 2018 ACT Writing and Publishing Award (Children’s category) and overseas honours. Maura has received artsACT funding to produce an adaptation of her play, Fragments for the digital space. Fragments, Maura's debut professional theatre production, enjoyed a sell-out season at The Street Theatre, Canberra in 2019. Maura's debut young adult novel is awaiting publication. Click on ‘About’ to read more. View all posts by Maura Pierlot