Laura Dockrill

Laura Dockrill is an author, illustrator and performance poet whose wonderfully inventive and vibrant approach to life is reflected in the rich and vividly imagined worlds she creates. She is author of YA novel Lorali and its sequel Aurabel, as well as the Darcy Burdock series for younger readers. Other books include Echoes, a collection of poems and short stories and a number of adult poetry collections. Her debut children’s poetry collection, My Mum’s Growing Down, was published in August 2017. Her latest book What Have I done?, an honest memoir about surviving postnatal mental illness, was published in 2020.