Gerry has worked as a blacksmith in an industrial forge, a curator and a copywriter. She is based in Newcastle, NSW and throws herself into the ocean everyday. She has a BA Communications from the University of Technology, Sydney and an English PhD from the University of Newcastle. She writes books for children and young adults, which include Surf Ache (2009), Vinni Versus Bluebottle (2012) and The Colour of Trouble (2012), all published by Walker Books Australia. She is currently working on her next YA novel.
For more about Gerry go to: http://gerry-bobsien.squarespace.com/
For enquiries about Gerry’s publication, audio, film and TV rights, please contact Jo Butler: firstname.lastname@example.org.