Welcome to Shadytree Books

Shadytree Books is home to Australian writer, Deb Smith, who writes for children and adults. Nestled in a picturesque tropical paradise, Shadytree Books is surrounded by lots of shady trees, just the right place to get comfy and read a good book, write a great story or create art. It can be found in a peaceful little nook near the beautiful beaches of Noosa on the sunny coast of Queensland, Australia. Shadytree Books offers a number of services including:

Book Now | The Quest

Term 3 – 7 Week Creative Writing Course

Saturday mornings 9 am – 11 am

Starts 04 Aug until 15 Sept 2018

Do you LOVE to write? Have you ever wanted to write a fantasy Quest story but not sure how? Well here’s your chance.

Shadytree Books StoryArts Writers Club is offering this 7 week writing course every Saturday morning from 4 Aug until 15 Sept. Come and join in some imaginative fun and at the end of the course you will carry away with you, a completed fantasy Quest story you can share with family and friends and author ‘tools’ to help you create other stories. You will work alongside like-minded creatives in a small group and have a fun time giving your imagination a work out.

We have limited places so make sure you book now to avoid disappointment.

This course is suitable for Year 3 – 6 children

We hope you can make it!


Children’s workshops

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Tutoring & Mentorships

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Proofreading services

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I hope you enjoy your visit to Shadytree Books and find the information here useful. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me, I’ll be happy to talk more about how I can help.