A mother of five... Owner of the outdoor adventure park The Summit... And now author! Melissa has been dabbling away at writing children's books for many years, but it's only recently that she's decided to turn this passion into a reality. Joining forces with her brother, Melissa's been integral to every aspect of getting Published Panda off the ground. Watching her creations come to life with incredible illustrations has opened her heart forever more.
For the past four years, Shane has been writing for the Australian TV drama series Neighbours. Prior to this, he worked on projects for Disney and Matchbox Pictures (NBCUniversal). Shane's storytelling passions tend to focus on mystery, suspense and young adult drama. Whether it be TV, film or books - Shane loves nothing more than being creative. He looks forward to sharing an array of stories through Published Panda.
Julie has worked as an illustrator for magazines, educational publications, advertising and books. Her clients have included Penguin, Hardie Grant Egmont, Surf Life Saving Victoria and Melbourne’s Child magazine. These days she mainly writes craft tutorials for popular online blog alisaburke.blogspot.com, sells her own unique personal art, and is just generally creative whenever she can be.
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