Marion lives in the beautiful Marlborough Sounds. She has been writing for fourteen years and has more than thirteen published books across different age groups and genres. She has won various awards and short story competitions, and her children’s picture books have appeared on the Country Calendar TV show. Marion has been short-listed for the Joy Cowley Text Awards and is in the Writers for Schools Programme.
Marion is enrolled at the National Office of Rural Women as a Branch Member of Honour in consideration of her long and outstanding service as a writer and through her books.