Jim Howes has written and had published more than 100 books for children, teenagers and adults.

He has won The Wilderness Award and been a recipient of the Australian Children’s Book Council Honour Listing.

He has also guided through from concept to finished book over 400 books for all markets and more than a dozen of these have won national and international awards, ranging from the Australian Award for Excellence in Educational Publishing, through to a United Nations Humanitarian Award for a series on first nation peoples.