Preferred audience: primary students
Krista is an award winning author. Her most recent titles include Peeking Ducks, Warriors, Burning the Bails and Jack’s Bugle. Bessie’s War will be published in 2017. Her latest publication, Secrets in Sicily (Segreti in Sicilia), is a junior novel written in parallel English/Italian text. It won the inaugural Rosa Morettino Abbadessa International Literary Award in 2016.
With 25 years of experience, Krista presents enthusiastic and engaging writing workshops and talks to both children and adults.
Krista shows her audience how to take real life experiences and turn them into what she aptly calls Fibtion: the mixing together of truth and fibs to make a much better story. She aims to empower each participant so that they gain the tools and the self-confidence to write their best story ever.