The Author, Jill Dodd is one of six children born and raised in Rockhampton by her maternal grandparents Kate and Reg Dodd Snr in an extended family of aunty, uncles, cousins and siblings. Jill is descended from the Birri (Collinsville area), Wirri (Urannah area) and
Kaanju (Cape York) peoples of Central and North Queensland, Australia. Jill has over thirty years public sector experience mainly with Housing. This is the fourth book written and illustrated by Jill.