Age is no barrier for debut author Louie

Louie from St Michael’s Residential Care in North Perth with Vincent Mayor John Carey.
Louie from St Michael’s Residential Care in North Perth with Vincent Mayor John Carey.

Louie has written short stories, children�s stories and articles as well as co-editing the Corrigin district newspaper, The Windmill.

Her book, A Strange Earth, follows two young people from the future as they visit Earth in the 20th century.

Using time travel, they witness historic events from the 20th century.

Louie said she had always loved writing and got the job of co-editor of the Corrigin newspaper by volunteering.

�I always enjoyed science fiction,� she said.

�I was a long time contributor to the Narrogin Observer, Merredin Mercury and West Australian Women Writers Association.�

City of Vincent Mayor John Carey said he hoped when he was Louie�s age he was able publish a book.

�It was really lovely and touching to see,� Mr Carey said.

�I would hope that at that age, I would be that much of a go-getter.�

To order the book visit www.amazon.|co.uk.