Laura Bloom (Australia)

Laura Bloom grew up in inner city Sydney dreaming of riding horses, and now lives in Mullumbimby where she at last fulfilled her dream to learn natural horsemanship. She has written six novels including middle grade Augustine’s Lunch (NSW Premier’s Awards shortlist and Young Australian Readers Awards runner-up); two YA novels for Pan MacMillan’s Dolly Fiction series published in the US, UK and Canada; and three adult novels. Her latest works are the co-written Dream Riders Series.