Kate Simpson is a picture book author, book worm and podcast host. Kate's debut picture book, Finding Granny, was shortlisted for the Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards 2019. It tells the story of a small girl whose world is turned on its head when her beloved grandmother suffers a stroke. Kate's second picture book, Dear Grandpa, will be published in August 2019.
As well as being an author, Kate is also one third of the children's book podcast One More Page, which is a fortnightly foray into all things kids' books. One More Page features guest interviews, book reviews and giveaways, as well as a kid-centric segment called Kids Capers. In 2018, it was a finalist in the Best Newcomer category of the Australian Podcast Awards.