Dr Gina Newton trained as a marine biologist, zoologist and science communicator and is a multi-award-winning children’s book author, including the CBCA’s Eve Pownall Award for children’s information books in 2017. Gina is passionate about..
Nicky Johnston is a Melbourne-based children’s book author and illustrator. Her illustration style is often described as whimsical, playful, narrative, emotive and dreamy. She works in watercolour, pencil, pastel, gauche and oils. As well as..
Caroline Tuohey is an award-winning writer whose main interest is picture books. She has also been published in children’s literary magazines, anthologies and poetry sites online. Piper Picks the Perfect Pet is her sixth picture..
Annie White illustrates, and sometimes writes, books for children from her studio in Melbourne, Australia. She has a background in Advertising but has been involved in the children’s book industry for many years. Annie has..
Jackie Kerin comes to writing with a background in acting and storytelling. She is a familiar face in schools, libraries, folk and literary festivals where she is sought after for her storytelling skills. Jackie is..
Gabrielle Gloury’s career in social policy and secondary teaching has honed her astute observations, research and professional writing skills. A feminist, political junkie and self-confessed sports tragic, Girls Change the Game is her first novel...
Mark is an award-winning children’s author, musician, educator and editor. He is well known for his books and series exploring word play. His books have involved collaboration with some of the world’s leading authors and..
Tull Suwannakit is a children’s book author and illustrator with a background in animation and fine art. He began his artistic career as a set designer and sculptor for an independent animation studio in New..
Liz Ledden is a Sydney-based children’s author and co-host of kids’ book podcast One More Page. Liz has an MA in Writing and Literature, and a background in writing for digital and print publications and..
Chris McKimmie is a writer, artist, designer, musician, lecturer, grandad to seven grandkids and one dog, Teddy, a black Labrador who shares his morning tea biscuits. Chris has had many solo and group exhibitions of..