Ashling Kwok is a children’s author and freelance journalist living in Sydney. Ashling is obsessed with children’s literature and loves immersing herself in a magical world where anything is possible. When she is not dreaming up new ideas or working on her latest book, Ashling can be found scouring local bookstores, marveling at all the wonderful books being created by talented children’s authors. Ashling currently has three picture books due for release in 2020, and another due out in 2022.
Yvonne Low is an illustrator, writer and award-winning artist. She enjoys playing with words and colours and is particularly inspired by nature. Her work is whimsical, often has a dash of humour and always tries to tell a story. She works mainly in pencil and watercolour, but also dabbles in acrylic, pen and ink, pastel, digital media and Chinese brush painting.
Yvonne has illustrated for Christmas Press with Jack of Spades by Sophie Masson (Eagle Books imprint), in the anthology A Christmas Menagerie (Edited by Beattie Alvarez) and the upcoming new edition of Pamela Freeman’s The Fastest Ship in Space (Second Look Publishing). Yvonne has illustrated for ABC Commercial and her poetry features in The School Magazine.
She is an active member of the CBCA (Northern Sydney Sub-branch) and SCBWI and is a Books in Homes Australia Role Model.