Author Biography: Philip Neilsen is a fiction writer for adults, young adults and children, as well as an acclaimed poet. His previous books for Lothian are The Wombat King and The Lie (1997), which have been translated into German and Korean. Philip is Head of the Creative Writing program at the Queensland University of Technology and an Associate Professor of English.
About the Illustrator: Melbourne artist Mark Wilson has illustrated a number of educational and trade children's books, including the picture book Penguin Shore by Tim O'Brien. His previous Lothian Books are The Wombat King and The Lie in the After Dark series.