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Samera Kamaleddine


Samera Kamaleddine is a Sydney-based author and children’s librarian. For many years before that she was a journalist, writing for magazines about everything from friendship dramas and school bullies to body confidence. Her debut young adult novel Half My Luck was published after it won the Matilda Prize in 2020. The Sideways Orbit of Evie Hart is her first book for middle-grade readers.