Wendy Haynes


Wendy Haynes is the author of Hayden’s Bedtime a picture book written for children aged 3-6 years old. The book was developed with her grandson Hayden in mind and his fear of going to bed.

The book is due to be released late March 2019 and is illustrated by the talented Brett Curzon.

‘My focus is on middle-grade fantasy, that helps stimulate a child’s mind, contemporary stories that deal with everyday issues, picture books, and YA.’ She  has  completed a Diploma in Creative Writing at Southern Cross University, and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and conducted motivational and writing workshops on and offline through her business Writing for Keeps

Wendy is available for school visits, and with her experience in running writing workshops, Wendy loves helping children use and build their imagination. Besides reading her story, Hayden’s Bedtime which is suitable for children 3- 6 years old, Wendy offers a fun, interactive activity that connects back to learning outcomes.