Richard McRoberts 

Richard speaks on his vast experience in the publishing industry.

He is an accomplished writer, editor, publisher and a very successful business man, he speaks on writing for a business, it’s challenges and rewards.  Speaking on a wide range of subjects, including…

  • Seven Lessons you need to learn about business
  • So you want to write a book?
  • Bestsellers and dogs: the truth about publishing

An English and French teacher for 23 yrs. Writer for Macmillan Education, producing text guides to schools with over 120 English titles. An inhouse consultant editor and publisher for Cambridge University press, producing 51 books.

In 2002  Richard and his wife created a worldwide digital publishing online business, Ziptales. 

Based in Victoria

  •  A Student’s Guide to Strictly Ballroom  Richard McRoberts
  •  A Study Guide to Louis Nowra’s Cosi   Richard McRoberts
  •  Who Killed Romeo and Juliet? : an interactive literature script  Richard McRoberts , Ballarat : Wizard Books , 1996 drama children’s
  • A Student’s Guide to Maestro by Peter Goldsworthy Richard McRoberts 
  • A Text Response Guide to David Malouf’s Remembering Babylon Neil Fuller,  Richard McRoberts
  • A Student’s Guide to Fly Away Peter by David Malouf & Richard McRoberts
  • Runaway  by Richard McRoberts , Cheltenham : L. and S. Publishing , 1983 children’s fiction children’s
  • Gift From Gallipoli  by Richard McRoberts , Cheltenham : L. and S. Publishing , 1983 children’s fiction children’s
  • Mates by Richard McRoberts , Cheltenham : L. and S. Publishing , 1983 children’s fiction children’s
  • Nothing but Trouble  by Richard McRoberts , Melbourne : L. and S. Publishing , 1982 children’s fiction children’s
  • The Big Race by Richard McRoberts , Melbourne : L. and S. Publishing , 1982 children’s fiction children’s
  • Secret Journey by Richard McRoberts , Cheltenham : L. and S. Publishing , 1982 children’s fiction children’s historical fiction
  • Richard McRoberts , Melbourne : L. and S. Publishing , 1980 children’s fiction children’s
  • Lost Gold by Richard McRoberts , Melbourne : L. and S. Publishing , 1980 children’s fiction children’s
  • The Bell and the Bushrangers Richard McRoberts , Melbourne : L. and S. Publishing , 1980 children’s fiction children’s