Gwenda Smyth has been a teacher, writer and editor. She has edited and contributed to a number of education resource kits.
For information about this author's works for children not yet included in AustLit, see Australian Children's Books by Marcie Muir and Kerry White (Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1992-2004).
Awards for Works
A Pet for Mrs Arbuckle
1981picture book single work Mrs Emmeline Arbuckle decided she wanted a pet. She asked the gingernut cat from down the street who suggested that she advertise which she did and found herself interviewing some most unusual applicants.