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Author Archives: Katrina Whelen
Things that make me happy: the colour yellow, swimming pools, the smell of baking bread, dewy mornings, pumpkin roasted until it’s caramel-burnt, fresh sheets, Mint Slices and an hour spent in a book shop. I could go on but the point is that sometimes it’s the simplest things that are the best.
Although I have no memory for critical things (everything I learnt in year 12 chemistry, important birthdays, which days my kids have sport at school), I do have great capacity for recalling random details – such as all the books I’ve ever owned. I was recently reminded of a particular childhood book when I saw[.....]
The ingredients for a wonderful story? Two girls, one cup of words, one cup of pictures, a dash of ideas, a pinch of imagination, two dollops of merriment and lots of butter.