Hi, I'm Robyn Opie Parnell, author of 89
children's books, both fiction and non-fiction, 4
non-fiction books for adults and 2 screenplays.
When I was fifteen, my English teacher told me,
"You should be a writer." At the time,
I hadnt thought about people writing the
books I loved. I only thought about the
characters and the stories. After hearing my
English teachers words, I went home and
wrote a novel for children. My first children's
books were published in 1999. I'm now the author
of 93 books for children and adults and 2 feature
In other news, I'm married to writer Rob Parnell.
We have a son named Wally (who is rather hairy
Please have a look around my website. Enjoy your
stay and thanks for visiting.