Krista Bell is an award-winning author and an ABC Radio children’s book reviewer. Krista travels around Australia sharing her passion for books, and giving writing workshops and talks to adults. She is an entertaining and enthusiastic presenter for primary school children, her target audience.
Krista’s latest book is BURNING THE BAILS, a fictionalised account of the story, told from the perspective of six-year-old Russell Clarke. The picture book story is supported by pages of historical facts gleaned from Clarke family documents, as well as rare, original family photographs, including one of Russell, his older brother Clive, stumps, bails and a cricket bat.