Your blog hosts, Sheryl Gwyther, Paige Turner and Tatty Rat will be on hand to keep you up to date with Festival happenings as they happen!  
Drop in and leave your comments!!!  We'll read them all - as long as we're not busy keeping Tatty Rat away from stray lunch boxes!

Sheryl Gwyther is a children's author from Brisbane. She writes novels, chapter books, short stories and school plays. 

Her books include:
Secrets of Eromanga, an adventure novel set on an outback fossil dig
Princess Clown, a chapter book for 6-7 year olds
Charlie and the Red Hot Chilli Pepper, a chapter book for 8-9 year olds
Scaredy Crow, a short story in the NZ Schools' Junior Journal #42
Anansi and the Sky God's Stories, a play in the NSW School Magazine, August-Sept 2011
Corn Dolly Dead, included in black dog books' Short and Scary Anthology 2010

Paige Turner is 10 years old, lives in the local area, loves reading and writing stories, and loves animals (especially her friend, Tatty Rat).
Paige Turner

Tatty Rat
Tatty Rat is a local resident too, a native bush rat, with a nose for sausage sizzles, reading, drawing and school lunch boxes.