Edwina Wyatt grew up in Sydney, Australia.
She worked as a lawyer and a high school teacher before becoming a writer of books for children.
Her debut book In the Evening illustrated by Gaye Chapman was a Children’s Book Council of Australia Notable (Picture Book of the Year 2016) and included in the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge. Her follow up title Together Always illustrated by Lucia Masciullo was also a CBCA Notable (Early Childhood Book of the Year 2017).
Forthcoming titles include her debut middle-grade novel with Walker Books due in 2019, and picture books with Knopf Books for Younger Readers (Penguin Random House, New York), Walker Books and Little Hare (Hardie Grant Egmont).
Edwina lives on the south coast of New South Wales with her husband and two children.
She is represented by InkWell Management in New York.