Kim Wilkins is a leading fantasy author in Australia. Her first novel, The Infernal, won both the horror and fantasy categories of the Aurealis Awards in 1997. She lives in Brisbane, Australia.
D. M. Cornish is a talented Australian author-illustrator who stormed the American market with the first book in his acclaimed fantasy series, Monster Blood Tattoo, which received starred reviews in School Library Journal and Booklist. He lives in Adelaide, Australia.