Written by Inda Ahmad Zahri
Illustrated by Anne Ryan
Published by Ford St Publishing

Like a turtle, Salih carries his home on his back. He must cross a raging sea in search of a safe home. Salih paints his happiest memories and sends them as messages in bottles.Will someone find them and understand? Will Salih find a new home?

Salih will be available in libraries and bookstores from March 1, 2020.

If you’d like to order a signed copy from my site, you can head to the shop.

Night Lights

Written by Inda Ahmad Zahri
Illustrated by Lesley McGee
Published by Little Pink Dog Books

Deep in a tropical village, we find treasures that shine brightly, even in the night.

Set in Malaysia, one of Australia’s vibrant neighbours, Night Lights is a celebration of nature, wonder and memories.

Available September 2021.

Night Lights Book Cover


Melur – winner, ASA Mentorship Award Program 2021

Colours of my Kampung – finalist, We Need Diverse Books mentorship award 2019

Tanuki and the Moon Bears – highly commended, ASA Mentorship award 2019

A Fox’s Wedding – short-listed, Scribbles Creative Award Storyboard Category 2018

Braving the Shadows – 2nd Place, Greenleaf Blossom Chapter Book Competition 2018

Night Lights – long listed Greenleaf Buds Picture Book Competition 2017