Tracy has enjoyed reading since the moment she first opened a book and discovered the worlds that can be found inside. She firmly believes that reading is one of the true pleasures in life and should be encouraged from an early age, a habit that both she and her husband have nurtured in their two daughters.
Fortunately, this love of reading contrasts well with her dislike of housework and Tracy can often be found with her nose in a book, whilst the dust bunnies roam free....
Melanie Hearse is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in national publications including Madison, Cosmopolitan, FHM, Inside Sport, Practical Parenting and websites Essential Kids, Kidspot and Blackmores.
While she specialises in health, parenting and relationship articles, Melanie takes a “no job is too weird” approach to writing and has published stories on pole dancing, crocodile farms and get-dates-quickly schemes to name a few.
She has two gorgeous sons, two daffy dogs and a man-child husband. Mel and her kids consume movies and books the way a dietician would recommend you consume fruit and vegetables - daily and in plentiful amounts, with lots of variety.
Katelyn attends Mercedes College and is a member of their Junior Book Club and a frequent visitor to the school library.
She enjoys a wide range of reading styles, with The Hunger Games and Harry Potter being two of her favourite series. YA rom-coms and fantasy stories are her favourites.