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Caleb News – Shortlist

Congratulations to all 2017 CALEB shortlisted authors. Children’s Picture Books: The Mighty, Mighty King Christmas Book – by Penny Morrison Illustrated by Lisa Flanagan Small and Big – by Karen Collum. Illustrated by Ben Wood. My Imagination – written and illustrated by Ellen Wildig Published Fiction Daystar: The Days are Numbered – by Anne Hamilton…

Victorian Venus

Victorian Venus Launches

Bear Publications has released Victorian Venus, which features stories by six Christian authors, including Omega Writers member Adam David Collings. These stories are all set in a common world, part of Travis Perry’s Terraformed Interplanetary series. A future, one thousand years from now, where an echo of the Victorian past thrives on Venus. Terraformed Venus…

May-Kuan LIM

May-Kuan LIM was working as an engineer in a Malaysian newsroom when she realized she would rather write stories than broadcast them. From 2007 to 2015, she wrote a monthly parenting column for the Borneo Post. As she interviewed friends and experts, writing became a means of searching for answers. During this time, she also…

Rowena Beresford

Rowena Beresford is the editor of The Book Curator magazine, which provides school librarians with a wealth of information including detailed reviews of books for children and young adults from the major publishers and many of the independents. She has worked in the boutique publishing industry for 15 years. Rowena is also the acquisitions editor…

Jemima Trappel

Jemima Trappel is a Sydney-based artist who enjoys bringing words to life. She’s the illustrator of Same by Katrina Roe, and also of the CALEB Prize winning Wonderfully Madison and Fearlessly Madison series by Penny Reeve. She’s married to Robbie and they are currently studying at Moore Theological College in Newtown. jemimatrappel.blogspot.com

Katrina Roe

Katrina Roe is an author and radio presenter. She can be heard each weekday on Sydney’s Hope 103.2 radio, where she is the host of Hope Mornings. Her latest book, Gemma Gets the Jitters is being published with Wombat Books in 2017. Katrina’s first book, Marty’s Nut-Free Party was shortlisted for the Speech Pathology Book…