ABOUTState Library of Victoria’s Reader Development team in 2011 as the Program Coordinator for the Centre for Youth Literature. Her extensive experience as an avid young adult literature reader and a passionate youth literature advocate informed her successful YA blog, Persnickety Snark.
Adele has a professional background as a teacher and in her role provides content for the Centre for Youth Literature’s website, Inside a Dog as well as programming events to provide opportunities for the promotion of literature for young adults.
- Express Media: Board Member (2012-present)
- Melbourne Writers Festival: Schools Advisory Committee (2012-present)
- Newswrite (2012)
- Books & Publishing (2012)
- ABC Splash (27th October 2012): Reading with the Family
- Off The Shelf (Issue 5, September 2012): Contemporary Romance in Young Adult Fiction
- Books & Adventures (9th September 2012): Blogging Your Way to Your Dream Job
- RRR: Summer Breakfasters 1:42:00 mark (21 January 2014) - review of Wildlife by Fiona Wood
- RRR: Summer Breakfasters 1:40:00 mark (14 January 2014) - review of The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson
- RRR: On Air Bookclub (6th June 2012) – Discussion of ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee
- Talking Reading series for National Year of Reading – Young Adult Reading Recommendations