Getting to the Heart of It with author Christopher Cheng

May 18, 2024

Online event


Christopher Cheng, author and SCBWI Advisory Council member, will share his presentation Getting to the Heart of It Writing Non-fiction (and Fiction) from Fact.

Zoom Details

You are invited to participate in our free online meeting. The meeting will take place via Zoom on May 18th at 4:00PM Central.

The Zoom link to join is below.

Meeting ID: 920 9955 2849

Passcode: 385547

Getting to the Heart of It with author Christopher Cheng

About our Guest Speaker, Christopher Cheng

Christopher Cheng is the award winning author of more than 40 children's books. He has written historical fiction and non-fiction and he compiled the ever popular Classic Australian Poems. He is co-chair of the International Advisory Board for the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, and a recipient of the Lady Cutler Award for Children’s Literature (NSW Australia). He presents in schools, conferences, and festivals around the world and he established the international peer voted SCBWI Crystal Kite Awards. Christopher is also an Ambassador for the National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature. An infants/primary teacher by profession, Christopher was also a Zoo Education Officer at Taronga Zoo Sydney for 8 years developing Australia's first Zoomobile.