Sarah Johnson lives with her partner, four children and numerous chickens in Whaingaroa, Raglan, on the North Island’s wild West Coast.
She works from home as a freelance writer, and published a chapter book for children, ella and ob in
2008. In addition to her books and stories for grown-ups, her picture book manuscript Wooden Arms
was the winner of the Storylines Joy Cowley Award
Sarah has since written several other children’s chapter and picture books that she is currently finding homes for. At present she is working on a picture book about poetry and a novel about bonsai.