Author(s): Carole Wilkinson
"Mary! Wake up." It's the middle of the night but I must go to Mrs Diamond's to fetch more thread. If I am caught we will all be in trouble. The night we made the Eureka flag is a night I will never forget.
Carole Wilkinson is an award-winning and much loved author of books for children. Though Carole has written over 30 books, she did not write her first book until she was nearly 40. Sebastian Ciaffaglione specialises in concept art, book covers and children's books. He especially enjoys making fantastic things seem realistic. He has illustrated many Black Dog Books covers, as well as picture books written by Corinne Fenton and Carole Wilkinson.