Rachael looks forward to meeting all her fans in Melbourne and Gold Coast in April 2019.
Rachael will give a Q&A panel and sign autographs throughout Saturday and Sunday in both cities.
Further information on Rachael’s panels will be listed in our Event Programme, released closer to the convention.
Rachael Craw began her working life as an English teacher after completing a degree in Classical Studies and Drama at the University of Canterbury. Her passion for dialogue and characterisation finally led to long-form writing with the Spark series. Her first novel, Spark, has been commission by New Zealand film company, Miss Conception Films.
She is the winner of Storylines Notable Book, Young Adult Fiction, 2015 for Spark. Spark was Shortlisted at the Silver Inky Awards, 2015; and a Finalist at the Children’s Choice Award, NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, 2015. Stray won the Children’s Choice Award, NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults in 2016. Her latest book, The Rift, was released in November 2018.
Rachael’s enthusiasm for classical heroes, teen angst and popular culture informs much of her creative process. She enjoys small town life teaching, writing and mentoring at the top of the South Island of New Zealand where she lives with her husband and three daughters.
This information is correct at the time of writing but please check the Event Programme for the final timetable, including time and location within the events.
Guest confirmed, health and other commitments pending.
Panel rooms are subject to venue capacity and safety requirements and may reach maximum capacity. Some panels will require patrons to queue for entry prior to the panel commencing. Please follow the directions of the staff.