Joy Lawn is a freelance writer and reviewer for The Weekend Australian (where she writes the YA literature column) and Magpies magazine. Her work also appears in Books+Publishing, SMH, and The Age.
Joy judges several literary awards, and blogs about literary fiction, young adult and children's literature. She teaches at USQ (external).
She is fascinated by ideas and images and how authors and illustrators express these with truth and originality.
Website URL: http://blog.boomerangbooks.com.au/author/jlawn