Catherine Mellors is a qualified social worker who enjoys writing things that make people laugh. Catherine has a Graduate Certificate in Writing from the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia, and has written humorous pieces for the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex (GLBTI) community press in the Australian Capital Territory and in the Northern Territory. Catherine is the former Editor of Quirk Magazine in Canberra and currently writes for Queer Screen in Sydney. The Barnabies are Coming! was Catherine's first adult fiction book (available from most on-line book retailers). Bernard the Cheeky Cockroach! is Catherine's first children's book and she hopes that many, many big and little ones get a hearty giggle from it!