Ken Spillman — Australian Writer born on June 11, 1959,

Ken Spillman is an Australian writer based in Perth, Western Australia. Best known as a prolific author of books for children and young adults, his work has spanned diverse genres including poetry, sports writing and literary criticism. His output also includes a large number of books relating to aspects of Australian social history... (wikipedia)

My aunt could never understand how writing could be a full-time job. She'd keep asking when I'd get a real job!
Making reading an enjoyable activity for children is a challenge. So I ensure that I write in a way that is fun for children to read.
The best way to enhance a child's imagination is to make them read.
Interacting with Indian children was so fulfilling. They are so affectionate. Every school I've visited, I've been overwhelmed by the enthusiasm and love they've showered me with!