Kirli Saunders is an award winning, international children’s author and poet. She manages Poetry in First Languages and Poetic Learning at Red Room Poetry. Her picture books include Prime Ministers Literary Award Shortlisted, CBCA nominated and internationally published, The Incredible Freedom Machines (Scholastic). and ABIA 2020 Shortlisted, Kindred (Mabagala Books). Kirli has five forth coming titles.