Kelly Gardiner is the author of Act of Faith, the Swashbuckler trilogy, and Billabong Bill's Bushfire Christmas. She is a journalist, editor and web manager based in Melbourne, Australia.
Kelly works at the State Library of Victoria and is undertaking a PhD at La Trobe University.
For more information, see Kelly's website.
You can follow her on Twitter (@kmjgardiner) or facebook.
She writes about her research and works in progress on tumblr.
Any views expressed here are her own, and not those of her employer, publishers or university. Sadly.