In addition to the Amanda Greenleaf series of children's books, Ed has also published The Cat's Meow: The 'Longside Players Selected Plays 1984-1989 (co-author and editor), and released a cassette tape of his children's songs: Alison Gross and Other Wickedly Wonderful Songs. In 2001, Killick Press published his first adult novel, The Confessions of Nipper Mooney, which won the Newfoundland and Labrador Book Award for Fiction, was a finalist for the Winterset Award, and was also nominated for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. His most recent music releases are the CDs On Strings of Light: Christmas Melodies Performed on Celtic Harp, One Star Awake, and Weaving the Wind. The most recent book is Amanda Greenleaf: The Complete Adventures. This new book includes the three previously published Amanda Greenleaf stories, plus the never-before published fourth and final installment The Journey Home.
Since the publication of his first book in 1986, Ed Kavanagh has travelled widely, visiting many schools and libraries. As a musician, harper, and writer of children's songs, he adds variety to his visits with musical selections on guitar and Celtic harp. He has performed extensively throughout Newfoundland and Labrador as well as in Nova Scotia, New Zealand, Ontario, New Brunswick, and Ireland.