Melissa Lavi - Author
Melissa is a published children's book author, and pre-school teacher for the last 20 years. Working with children has given her the ability to address complex situations in a clear and simple way. Most of her stories are based on experiences she has encountered both as a mother and as a teacher, and they are all 'tried and tested' in her classroom each day.
Melissa lives in Hong Kong with her husband and three children.
Ela Ward - Primary Illustrator
Ela is an illustrator and art psychotherapist based in London, UK.
Working with children has given Ela insight into the ways that images can be used by children to articulate their feelings and make sense of their experiences.