Sabrina Malcolm is a writer, illustrator and graphic designer with a background in botany and geology. Her first picture book, Blue Moon Bird, was published in 2013. She illustrated two books shortlisted for the NZ Post Children’s Book Awards: Koro’s Medicine, by Melanie Drewery, and The Flytrap Snaps, by Johanna Knox. She has received an NZSA mentorship and been shortlisted three times for the Joy Cowley Picture Book Award. Sabrina has a Masters of Design in Illustration from Massey University, has taught at Massey in illustration and design, and has received a DINZ Gold Pin award for design excellence.