The official biog

(minus the koala)

Leisa Stewart-Sharpe is a trained journalist turned children’s author, who writes stunning non-fiction and picture books. Originally from Australia, Leisa's childhood has inspired her love for the natural world and its strange and wonderful creatures. Her bestselling books Blue Planet II and The Green Planet are part of a major new children’s non-fiction series in collaboration with BBC Earth. Leisa has also written non-fiction on conservation, What a Wonderful World, and exploration, How Does Chocolate Taste on Everest?, with plenty more books on the way!