Davina Bell

Your favourite book as a child?
Corduroy by Don Freeman.

Your favourite word?
Butterfly.

Your favourite place to draw/read/write?
A picnic table by the beach.

About Davina

Davina Bell is an award-winning author of books for young readers of many ages. She writes picture books (including Under the Love Umbrella and All the Ways To Be Smart), as well as junior fiction, middle-grade fiction and YA. Davina lives in Melbourne, where she works as a children’s book publisher. She talks to kids and adults around the country about the enchanting world of books and ideas.

Author website

‘I’m thrilled to discover a book that reassures (kids) that there are a lot of ways to excel and that we each have our own unique gifts’.—Rosemary, Library Mom Books