Customer Testimonials

Karen, Indiebook Reviewer

“A wonderfully written and considered story by a very talented author who knows youth well and respects his story craft and his characters with true expressions … “ “A beautiful book … “

Latest Maximus Review from Readplus

You never quite know where the help or support you need is going to come from. This is exactly what happened to Mitch, as far as Mitch was concerned life sucked and that was just how it was. Through an incredible friendship with the most unlikely character Mitch was able to start seeing life in a different way. He was...Read More

Sam from Lamont Books

This book will really resonate with readers, particularly those that might be going through a rough patch and feel isolated in their troubles. Mitch thinks that the whole world is against him. Not only is he having trouble with the kids at school, but his life at home is just as frustrating. His FIFO Dad has changed and is now...Read More

Maximus Feedback

A quick note to let you know my daughter has been reading Maximus all evening - doesn't want to put it down!!! Just found some 'reading time' while my 2yo granddaughter slept. Truly loved your book. You do have a unique knowledge and understanding of kids. Some truly touching sections. Can't wait to now give it to my grandsons.. just...Read More

Understands kids

Steve Heron is a gifted author - Maximus is a must buy for teachers and parents. Steve understands kids and writes stories which capture their minds whilst teaching their hearts how to love themselves and others. Penny Crossland (Teacher @ All Saints College)

Man with a mission

“Steve Heron is a man with a mission. He is the force behind the nationally recognised BUZ program in primary schools. A program that has helped thousands of kids to build positive relationships and develop social and emotional skills. Steve’s creativity is embedded within a true passion for wellbeing and a wealth of wisdom. I believe his books will engage,...Read More