Pamela Jones (Pamela Ueckerman) is a British-born Australian children’s author and poet. As co-host of the podcast Middle Grade Mavens, she has interviewed some of the UK and Australia’s most successful children’s authors including Catherine Doyle, Emily Rodda and Jackie French. Her poetry and short stories have appeared on the Australian Children’s Poetry website, The School Magazine and The Dirigible Balloon, and she has written for various publications about expat living, motherhood and home education. She is also a reviewer for the CBCA publication Reading Time and sub-edits a magazine.

Pamela lives in Melbourne/Naarm with her family and far too many books and old ballet shoes.

Apart from working with words, Pamela enjoys ballet, growing edible plants and making art.