Josey Hurley is a psychologist who has worked in both educational and private settings. She loves stories - telling stories, reading stories and writing stories, that instill problem-solving skills, resilience and courage. Throughout her clinical work, she has seen the power and impact of words connecting to children's lives by enabling them to feel safe in their world, manage their world, and to not feel alone.
She lives with her family on the South Coast of Western Australia.
This is her first children's picture book.
Max The Mighty
author: Josey Hurley
illustrator: Katherine Appleby
Max is a much-loved dog with a great big problem: his mum and dad love the beach, but Max is terrified of the ocean! This is a charming book about challenging your fears, and learning to have a great time in the process.