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Kristin Darell


Kristin Darell is a children's author and journalist. She wrote the best-selling junior fiction novel The Kick-Off, which launched her popular Football Fever series. After working as a broadcast journalist for more than twenty years, Kristin is now a passionate advocate for children's literature. She spends her time writing, visiting schools and libraries and working for the Australian Children's Laureate Foundation. She will be releasing an exciting new junior fiction series in September 2024.