Samantha Turnbull

Samantha Turnbull is a multi-award winning journalist based in Byron Bay and working at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Her writing has been featured in publications including ABC online, the Canberra Times, Daily Telegraph, Northern Star, SHE magazine, Cosmopolitan and the Walkley magazine.

Samantha decided to get into kids' fiction when she was browsing the book section of a well-known department store and couldn't find anything for her daughter that didn't feature a princess or a fairy. Samantha doesn't like stories about damsels in distress. She likes to read and write about girls who don't need rescuing.

Books by Samantha Turnbull

Cruise Control: The Anti-Princess Club 5

Published: December 2015

Join the anti-princesses as they go on a holiday cruise in a special summer edition that includes stories and activities.

Emily's Tiara Trouble: The Anti-Princess Club 1

Published: March 2015

It's hard being a ten-year-old girl when everyone wants to turn you into a princess. Welcome to the lives of Bella, Grace, Chloe and Emily.

Bella's Backyard Bullies: The Anti-Princess Club 2

Published: March 2015

It's hard being a ten-year-old girl when everyone wants to turn you into a princess. Welcome to the lives of Bella, Grace, Chloe and Emily.

Grace's Dance Disaster: The Anti-Princess Club 3

Published: March 2015

It's hard being a ten-year-old girl when everyone wants to turn you into a princess. Welcome to the lives of Bella, Grace, Chloe and Emily.

Chloe's River Rescue: The Anti-Princess Club 4

Published: March 2015

It's hard being a ten-year-old girl when everyone wants to turn you into a princess. Welcome to the lives of Bella, Grace, Chloe and Emily.

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