Jacqueline Harvey loves to tell stories. She is the author of many novels for younger readers and a picture book, The Sound of the Sea, an Honour Book in the 2006 Children’s Book Council Awards. In 2012 the first book in her bestselling Alice-Miranda series was awarded a YABBA and a KOALA Honour book award. Both the Alice-Miranda and Clementine Rose series are published internationally and Jacqueline has travelled widely, speaking and teaching in the United States, United Kingdom and Asia. A highly experienced teacher and former Deputy Head, she has an extensive knowledge of current curriculum and is also a highly entertaining and engaging speaker, adept at presenting to students, teachers and parents. She is available for general talks, writing workshops, professional development and parent forums.