Russell Irving is an author and illustrator creating soulful, quirky, educational books to inspire readers to care for the natural world around them, and in turn, themselves.
A reminder of the calming and healing benefits of spending quiet time in nature, learning to patiently watch, listen and learn.
The Lonely Jacaranda
A gentle reminder of the impact a
simple act of kindness can have.
"just finished reading Russell's beautiful jacaranda story. The kids were taken on a beautiful journey of loneliness, friendship and connection. Thank you from them both and me as well..."
Natasha, parent and child psychologist
Join Jessica Jones, Sox and Grandpa, and their friend Moonie, for a day of fun at the beach!
Find out how ancient Aboriginal stone fish traps worked, and discover how to spot a rip and stay safe at the beach.
10% of proceeds are donated to the Garby Elders
Aboriginal Corporation to help support their culture, including the Arrawarra Fish Traps which feature in the book.
Supporting Aboriginal Communities
I incorporate Aboriginal culture and wisdom in my books when appropriate and with the correct permissions and protocols in place. Proceeds are donated to the specific Aboriginal organisation I work with for each book.