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Asian Festival of Children’s Content
23–26 May 2024

The terms ‘mindfulness and resilience’ have acquired an almost hackneyed significance when referring to the mental and emotional wellbeing of young people yet are vital to the healthful growth of our societies. Discover how to instil care and compassion in children through the use of creative narrative fiction and non-fiction.

Dimity Powell

Dimity Powell (Australia)

Dimity Powell, an award-winning children's author, immerses every spare moment in words. As the Managing Editor for Kids' Book Review, she exclusively writes and reviews for children. With over 30 published stories, including Pippa and The Troublesome Twins (2023), award-winning At the End of Holyrood Lane (2018), and critically acclaimed, The Fix-It Man (2017), Dimity embraces the transformative power of reading and storytelling. Explore her work at

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