Vikki Wakefield’s first Young Adult novel, All I Ever Wanted, won the 2012 Adelaide Festival Literary Award for Young Adult Fiction, as did her second novel, Friday Brown, in 2014. Friday Brown was also an Honour Book, Children’s Book Council of Australia, in 2013. Among other awards, it was shortlisted for the prestigious Prime Minister’s Awards, in 2013. Vicki’s third novel, Inbetween Days, was Highly Commended in the 2016 Barbara Jefferis Award, and was a 2016 CBCA Honour Book.
Vikki lives in the Adelaide foothills with her family.