Cristy Burne


Books that invite you to the party

My books help make you part of something bigger: adventure, friendship, family, nature, science, technology and Australia’s incredible natural landscape.

My books — published in Australia and overseas — include:

– Book 1 in the Aussie STEM Stars series

– 2019 The Wilderness Society Environmental Award for Children’s Literature – Shortlisted

– 2019 Children’s Book Council of Australia – Notable Book
– 2019 Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards – Shortlisted

– 2019 West Australian Young Readers Book Award – Shortlisted

– 2018 Australian Book Design Awards – Shortlisted

– 2009 Frances Lincoln Diverse Voices Children’s Book Award – Winner

Find the book for you

The true story of Professor Fiona Wood: ages 10+

Cam and Sophie’s rescue attempt goes horribly wrong… Action and adventure in the Queensland rainforest


A daring adventure on Perth’s Rottnest Island

3D Off The Track

You’re hiking… What would you do if your parents never caught up?

3D Zeroes-and-Ones

Weird facts and engaging anecdotes to chronicle the genesis of life-changing gadgets

3D Alice and Bob

Graphic novel meets picture book in this innovative adventure

3Dcover Book 1 Hashimoto Monsters

Takeshita Demons, rejacketed

Takeshita Demons 3d

Adventure trilogy inspired by Japanese mythology

17 thoughts on “Books

  1. I am so intrigue about your books. The covers look fantastic! I will be hunting these babies!

    PS: Yes, I am afraid of ghosts and evil spirits…but I chose to read on I am now one of your followers 🙂

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  2. Will there be a takeshita demons 5

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    • Hi Seth,
      Thanks so much for getting in touch!
      I’m sorry to say, there probably won’t be a Takeshita 5…I’ve had heaps of fun writing Takeshita Demons and I’m working on a new series right now… Watch this space… 🙂

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  3. i think when i visited you in the libary it was funny and interesting :] 😀

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  4. this story sounds interesting :]

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  5. Hi Cristy i forgot to tell you that i am one of the libary people from applecross primary i read one of your books an it was great i read the filth licker takeshita demons very very very good

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    • Hey Ella! That’s terrific! Great to hear from you, and I’m so glad you liked my book! I had a great time talking to Applecross…I hope you’re writing some spooky monster stories? 🙂 Cristy


  6. I love your books Cristy keep up the good writing it is great!!!!

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  7. lol :(:(:(:):):):):P:):P:P:P:>P:P

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