Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Speaker Profile - Catherine Carvell


Region: Australia West
Age Levels: 5-10 and 11-13
Will Travel: Anywhere in my country
Skype Visit: Yes
SCBWI Profile: Member Profile
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Catherine Carvell's first chapter book, 'Darcy Moon and the Deep-fried Frogs', was published by Fremantle Press in March 2014 and has since been translated into Turkish and published in the US. 

Presentation Description:
I run author talks and/or workshops on the following topics;

My journey to publication
Character development
Author tools such as alliteration, similes, metaphors, onomatopoeia and personification
The 5 elements of story writing
How to pitch your story