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Nathan Luff


Nathan Luff grew up on a farm in rural NSW as one of five boys. His colourful upbringing is often the inspiration for the stories he tells. Nathan is the author of the The Nerd Herd series, the Family Disasters trilogy, and the middle grade novels Bad Grammar and Chicken Stu. In addition to writing children’s books, Nathan is the Children’s and YA Manager for the Sydney Writers’ Festival, he writes plays for young audiences and works casually as a primary school teacher specialising in creative writing and the performing arts.