Authors & Illustrators

Catherine Chambers

Catherine Chambers was born in Adelaide and was shaken but not stirred by an earthquake that hit the city four hours later. She has lived in Nigeria, Portugal and England where similar disturbances have occurred. Catherine took a degree in African History and Swahili and then entered the world of publishing. She enjoys writing about history, cultures and religions, and reckons that sport can satisfy all three. She loves travelling, but never as much as the times when she and her family chugged across Europe in their old VW bus.

Books written by Catherine Chambers

  • A History of Cricket

    By Catherine Chambers

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    For backyard cricketers, aspiring national heroes — and everyone in between.

  • Goal! How Football Conquered the World

    By Catherine Chambers

    Paperback, AUS $14.99, NZ $16.99
    For millions of fans, football is the world. For countless others, football is a short-lived obsession that takes place for a few short weeks every four years. Goal is the must-read book for both sets of fans! It's a pilgrimage from the roots of modern fo

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