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Artist Bio

Karys McEwen

Karys McEwen is the Education Advisor for Melbourne Writers Festival and the Vice President of the Victorian branch of the Children’s Book Council of Australia. She is also a school librarian, and she is passionate about the role libraries and literature play in the wellbeing of young people. Her debut middle-grade novel, All the Little Tricky Things was published by Text Publishing in 2022. Her second middle-grade novel will be published in early 2024.