Sofie Laguna

Sofie Laguna’s many books for young people have been published in the US, the UK and in translation throughout Europe and Asia. She has been shortlisted for the Queensland Premier’s Award, and her books have been named Honour Books and Notable Books by the Children’s Book Council of Australia. After writing fiction for adults, to critical acclaim, Sofie has again released a number of books for children, including the novels, The Song of Lewis Carmichael, The Glow, and the picture books, The House on Pleasant Street, and A Friend for Ruby, all illustrated by her husband, Marc McBride.