Belinda Landsberry is an award-winning author and illustrator, whose passion for words and pictures was evident from a very young age. At the age of seven, Belinda wrote and illustrated her first picture book, entitled How to Become a Nurse. This beloved relic delights both students and teachers alike during Belinda’s author–illustrator visits to schools for Book Week. Belinda’s best-selling debut children’s picture book, Anzac Ted, is published internationally and was short-listed for the 2016 Western Australian Young Reader’s Book Awards. It was also featured in the Anzac Stories: Behind the Pages Exhibition 2017–2018 hosted by schools and libraries throughout Australia and New Zealand. A dedicated mother, grandmother, dog wrangler and cat whisperer, Belinda has a Diploma of Teaching (K–6) with a major in Fine Arts, a Diploma of Graphic Design, and has trained as a nurse, copywriter and art director.