Speaker Profile

Katrina McKelvey

Katrina McKelvey

Children's Author

Katrina McKelvey is a children’s author, former primary school teacher, wife, and mother to two tweenagers and a cocker spaniel.

She’s written many children's picture books and educational readers including No Baths Week, Up To Something, Isla’s Family Tree (April, 2020), and Chasing Rainbows (August, 2020).

She’s highly involved in CBCA, SCBWI, literary conferences and festivals, and loves visiting schools.

She’s left-handed, loves tea and rollercoasters, and is addicted to mint chocolate.

While in lockdown in Disney World a few years ago, she survived Hurricane Gene (category 5) by eating awful brownies.

Come for a visit: www.katrinamckelvey.com.