Kate Rowe is an Australian singer-songwriter, graphics artist and an occasional writer. She is the daughter of Jennifer June Rowe, better known by her pseudonym Emily Rodda. Kate, along with Jennifer's other children, was one of Jennifer's main inspirations to begin writing. Kate has made the small illustrations found inside of the books in the Deltora Quest series and the Three Doors trilogy, such as the maps and letters.
A former French scholar and children's party fairy, Kate Rowe is an award-winning singer-songwriter from the Blue Mountains in NSW.