About me.

Melbourne based author/illustrator/designer Anna McGregor is devoted to giving her young readers modern, fun, quirky and conceptual stories. Winner of the story board category in the Scribbles Creative Writing Competition 2018 and a highly commended finalist in the Andrea Pinkney 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)

Colouroos cover


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 Pinkney Writer Award at the SCBWI 2016 Bi Annual Conference for her manuscript 'Haircuts by Hernando'


• SCBWI (Society Childrens Book Writers & Illustrators)
• CBCA Victoria Branch
• ASA (Australian Society of Authors)