Winner of the 2010 Australian Book Industry Awards Book of the Year for Older Children (age range 8 to 14 years)
Myfanwy Jones worked in Vietnam for two years in the mid-1990's as a journalist and sub-editor for the Saigon Times and the Vietnam Investment Review. Since returning to Australia she has received a number of writing awards and had several short stories published. The Rainy Season is her first novel.
'It's amazing how much fun you can have with blindfolds, a thimble, socks, a ping-pong ball, and a lot of people who love each other.' - The Times.