Dianne is author of 18 award-winning books, including 2018 CBCA Notable, Nanna’s Button Tin and newly released, The Dog with Seven Names set in north-western Australia during WWII. Another recent title, In the Lamplight partners with Lighthouse Girl and Light Horse Boy (which inspired Black Swan Theatre’s, The Lighthouse Girl and Perth Festival’s street theatre, The Giants). Dianne writes across genres. Her fantasy quest novel, The Shark Caller was sparked by the ancient practice of calling sharks and is optioned for film. Dianne completed PhD research into anthropomorphism and enjoys talking about animal characters in children’s literature. www.diannewolfer.com.