Penny Harrison is a children’s author, book reviewer, journalist, editor and photographer.
For almost 20 years, she has been writing for magazines and newspapers, covering everything from gardening, wellbeing and sustainable living to art & design, interiors and books.
She has written for publications such as The Sydney Morning Herald, G Magazine, Leader Newspapers, Melbourne Magazine, and Coast & Country, and has contributed to books including My Country Home & Garden, and The Best of Sydney.
Nowadays, she is a regular contributor to the Herald Sun’s Home Living section, Country Life magazine and House of Wellness magazine.
She also reviews children’s books for the CBCA’s Reading Time website and is a regular contributor and editor with the Kids’ Book Review website.
Her first book, Dance with Me, has been released through EK Books and as part of The Sugar & Spice collection.
She lives on the outskirts of Melbourne, by the Yarra River, with her husband and two young children, along with a growing menagerie of dogs, cats and chickens.