Deborah Abela writes books about spies, ghosts and soccer legends. She is the author of Max Remy Superspy, Grimsdon and Teresa a New Australian. The Stupendously Spectacular Spelling Bee is dedicated to her year 4 teacher, who made spelling spectacular fun. Deborah’s first picture book is Wolfie, An Unlikely Hero. Deb has won awards for her books but mostly hopes to be as brave as her characters.