Keith Attard holds a Bachelor’s (Hons.) degree in the Maltese language from the University of Malta. He also holds the Postgraduate Certificate in Education, with specialization in teaching Maltese at the secondary school level. Attard’s first book, Ballun Pinġut, was published in 2012 and in 2014 he co-authored a study on the lexical differences between standard Maltese and Gozitan. Ballun Pinġut 2 is Attard’s second book. The author presently teaches Maltese at Saint Elijah College.