Sofie Laguna originally studied to be a lawyer, but after deciding law was not for her, she trained as an actor. Sofie is now an author, actor and playwright. Her books for young people have been named Honour Books and Notable Books in the Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards and have been shortlisted in the Queensland Premier's Awards. She has been published in the US and the UK and in translation in Europe and Asia. Sofie's first novel for adults, One Foot Wrong, was also published throughout Europe, the United States and the United Kingdom.
'There is no reader in the room' - an interview with Sydney Review of Books
How Sofie Laguna's Difficult Young Character Won The Miles Franklin - a discussion with Better Reading
Open Page with Sofie Laguna - an interview with Australian Book Review