Cristy Burne


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

ZEROES AND ONES – 2019 Children’s Book Council of Australia – Notable Book

ZEROES AND ONES – 2019 Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards – Shortlisted

TO THE LIGHTHOUSE – 2019 West Australian Young Readers Book Award – Shortlisted

THE COSMIC ADVENTURES OF ALICE AND BOB – 2018 Australian Book Design Awards – Shortlisted

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



3D Zeroes-and-Ones

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

3D Off The Track

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


A daring adventure on Perth’s Rottnest Island

Takeshita Demons 3d

Adventure trilogy inspired by Japanese mythology

3D Alice and Bob

Graphic novel meets picture book in this innovative adventure

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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