Author Bio

Meg Caddy has a BA in English Literature and History from the University of Western Australia, and is currently writing an Honours dissertation on pirates. In 2013, her YA fantasy novel Waer was shortlisted for the Text Prize, which led to a contract with Text Publishing. Meg was the 2013 Young Writer-in-Residence at the Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers’ Centre, and has been mentored by fantasy author Juliet Marillier. Her short story Amphibian Summer was shortlisted for the Questions Writing Prize, and her poetry has been shortlisted for the Ethel Webb Bundell Poetry Prize.

For the past five years, Meg has been working with children of all ages. She is passionate about storytelling, pirates, and lizards.

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3 Responses to Author Bio

  1. Susan O'Malley says:

    Hi Meg,
    Have just read Waer, I am a teacher/librarian in a school in Victoria.
    Do you do school visits? are you planning to visit Victoria anytime soon?
    Susan O’Malley

    • admin says:

      Hi Susan,
      I certainly do school visits! I have no current plans to be in Victoria soon, but if you send me your details at , I can let you know if that changes!
      Hope you enjoyed the book.

  2. Shuta Murray says:

    Hi Meg Caddy. I had read your book and I had liked it. I just wanted to let you know that it is one of my most favourite books.

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