Susannah Whaley is studying towards her PhD in Art History in Auckland and works at a book shop. She never stops returning to her hometown in Taranaki.
She has worked for an academic publisher and also assisted in the editing of an academic text.
She loves cats, reading, writing and all kinds of crafts.
Tatty Catty is her first children’s book published under the imprint, Marigold Books, which is a creative venture started by Susannah and illustrator Hayley Elliott-Kernot to craft their own beautiful New Zealand-made books.