Recognised for books on social justice from bullying to disability, Susanne’s award winning youth literature is endorsed by Cancer Council, The Alannah & Madeline Foundation and many others. I Am Jack is a rite-of-passage children’s book on school bullying adapted into an acclaimed play by Monkey Baa Theatre. Ships in the Field (PB), Always Jack (children’s), Butterflies (YA) are significant in recognising our immigrant world. Susanne is an ambassador for Room to Read, head of the Society of Children’s Writers & Illustrators, Australia & NZ, ambassador for the National Year of Reading, awarded an Order of Australia for children’s literature.