Sue Lawson, young adult author and writing teacher
Award-winning Australian author Sue Lawson writes books for children and young adults. Her books include Freedom Ride, shortlisted for the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year and the NSW and WA Premiers’ Literary Awards, and Pan’s Whisper, which won the Australian Family Therapist Award and was shortlisted for the Prime Minister’s Literary Award, 2012.
Sue also works with Boonwurrung Elder, Aunty Fay Muir. Their books include NGANGA – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Words and Phrases and Respect, and Family, part of Magabala Books‘ Our Place series.