Portrait of Poppy Nwosu

Poppy Nwosu

Poppy Nwosu is an Australian YA author. Her debut novel, Making Friends with Alice Dyson, is published by Wakefield Press.

Growing up in central North Queensland, Poppy enjoyed a thoroughly wild childhood surrounded by rainforest and cane fields. ​After studying music at university, she moved overseas to Ireland, where she spent two years visiting Europe. These days, Poppy and her husband still love to travel, but they also like to come home again to their house in Adelaide near the sea. Making Friends with Alice Dyson is her first novel.

Photo: Joe Tanham