Jacqueline Harvey is one of Australia’s most popular authors for children, having sold over a million copies of her Alice-Miranda and Clementine Rose series in Australia alone. Her new spy series, Kensy and Max, is thrilling young readers with drama, action and loads of fun. Jacqueline has received numerous short-listings and awards while her picture book, The Sound of the Sea was a CBCA Honour Book. A highly experienced teacher and presenter, she has delivered thousands of talks and workshops for children and adults at schools and festivals around the world. Her books have been translated into numerous languages and she is thrilled that the first four books in the Kensy and Max series will be published in the United States in 2020. Alice-Miranda is currently being made into an 80-minute animated movie by SLR Productions in partnership with Screen Australia, ZDF Enterprises and Channel Nine, and will air in 2019.