Sue Lawson

Sue Lawson is an award-winning author who is passionate about encouraging young people’s love of writing and reading. Her books are recognised for the sensitive way they explore the exciting and heartbreaking complexities of adolescence.

Sue’s books have won the Australian Family Therapists’ Award for Children’s Literature and have been short-listed for the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards and the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards.

She also writes with Boonwurrung Elder, Aunty Fay Muir, creating books that celebrate and explore Australia’s First Nations People’s rich culture and history.