Renée Treml


Renée Treml is the author and illustrator of several picture books for children including the Once I Heard a Little Wombat (2016 Environment Award for Children’s Literature Picture Fiction and Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year 2016 Birth-3 Years) and Ten Little Owls (CBCA Notable Book Early Childhood 2017 and Scholastic Australia Standing Orders Librarians’ Choice Award 2017). Her first graphic novel for independent readers, Sherlock Bones and the Natural History Mystery, will be published in April 2018. Renee’s stories and illustrations are inspired by her love of nature and her background in environmental science.

Photo credit Donna Nugent, Indie Lane Photography