About me.

Melbourne based author/illustrator/designer Anna McGregor is devoted to giving her young readers modern, fun, quirky and conceptual stories. A ‘highly commended’ finalist in the Andrea Pinkley Award (for Haircuts by Hernando), her debut picture book COLOUROOS will be published by Hachette in April 2019.

Her 9-5 gig is the creative director for her business Fresh Eyes Studio and when she’s not glued to a computer; Anna enjoys travel, estudiando español and spending quality time with her husband, three y/o son, and friends.

Photo Credit (right): Alexandra Anderson (Jam On Your Collar)


Anna’s debut book COLOUROOS (published by Lothian Children’s Books/Hachette) will be out in April 2019.


Winner of the Story Board category in the Scribbles Creative Writing Competition 2018.

Highly Commended Andrea Pinkley Writer Award at the SCBWI 2016 Bi Annual Conference for her manuscript 'Haircuts by Hernando'


• Society Childrens Book Writers & Illustrators
• Writers Victoria
• Australian Society of Authors