Fatti and John Burke
John Burke is Fatti’s 70-year-old dad. He is a retired primary school teacher and was Teaching Principal of Passage East National School from 1980 to 2009. He has always been interested in environmental studies, local history and exploring Ireland. He is currently a board member of Waterford Teacher’s Education Centre and Secretary of Barony of Gaultier Historical Society. He lives in Waterford.
Kathi ‘Fatti’ Burke is a Dublin-based illustrator. Her first book, Irelandopedia, has won three awards, including the Ryan Tubridy Show Listeners’ Choice Award at the Irish Book Awards 2015, and was a national bestseller.