Adelaide's Secret World is a picture book created as a series of large oil paintings. It tells the story of Adelaide, who lives a quiet and solitary life in the middle of the city. It is a story of courage and change and of reaching out to those around her to help transform all their lives for the better. The work was exhibited and the book launched at No Vacancy Gallery, Melbourne. Created by Elise Hurst and published by Allen & Unwin, 2015.