Meg Caddy is a young author in her 20s who has already published award-winning YA fiction books Waer and Devil’s Ballast.
She is passionate about storytelling, pirates and lizards, topics that will no doubt come up when she chats with Brendan Ritchie.
For ages 12+
Meg Caddy started writing her debut novel Waer when she was 14 years old. She hasn’t had much of a life since! Waer was shortlisted for the 2013 Text Prize and released by Text Publishing in 2016. Caddy has been mentored by fantasy novelist Juliet Marillier and spent time as a resident and a Young Writers’ tutor at the Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers’ Centre. For the past seven years, she has been working with children of all ages. She is obsessed with pirates.
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Sun 23 Feb