Liz Ledden is a Sydney-based writer with a passion for picture books. She reads, writes and reviews kids’ books, and is currently working on several junior fiction and picture book manuscripts.

In 2015, Liz completed an MA in Writing and Literature from Deakin University, majoring in Children’s Literature. She holds a BA in Media Communications, has taken writing workshops at the NSW Writers’ Centre, and is currently honing her creativity in the Scribbles course run by author Jen Storer.

Before delving into the world of children’s books, Liz held a range of corporate and writing roles, from Deputy Editor and writer for AsiaLIFE Cambodia magazine, to researcher for LUXE City Guides, and travel columnist for Tiger Airways’ inflight magazine.  She wrote website and brochure copy for companies including Insider Journeys, Raffles Hotels & Resorts and Web Salad, a Sydney-based content agency. While living overseas and on long-term travelling adventures, Liz also blogged extensively. She still dreams of technicolour Asian markets and is always plotting future trips.

Liz can be found anywhere involving books, coffee and good food, or on Twitter/Instagram: @liz_ledden