Aleesah Darlison is a multi-published, award-winning Australian children’s author. She has written over fifty books for children including picture books, chapter books, novels, and series.
In 2021, Aleesah received an Australia Day Award from the Sunshine Coast Council. Aleesah has won numerous awards for her writing including the Environment Award for Children’s Literature, an Australian Society of Authors Mentorship, and CBCA and Speech Pathology Book of the Year Award short listings.
Aleesah’s stories often champion the cause of animals and the environment. She loves creating books that make a difference and she also loves sharing her passion and knowledge of native Australian species with young readers. Her books include the League of Llamas Series, the Unicorn Riders Series, Space Kids, Stripes in the Forest: The Story of the Last Wild Thylacine, and Coco the Fish with Hands, which is part of her Endangered Animal Tales Series. Find out more about Aleesah at www.aleesahdarlison.com.