About Sharon Giltrow

Sharon Giltrow grew up in South Australia, the youngest of eight children, surrounded by pet sheep and fields of barley. She now lives in Perth, WA with her husband, two children and a tiny dog.


Sharon has taught for all of her career and has been a teacher of children who are hearing impaired and Deaf-Blind. She now teaches young children with Developmental Language Disorder.


Her humorous debut PB Bedtime Daddy, released May 2020 through EK books. Sharon’s humorous follow up PB GET READY, MAMA! Is due to be released through EK books in 2022.


She was awarded The Paper Bird Fellowship for Writers in 2019, during this time she wrote her early middle grade book SAMARA RUBIN AND THE UTILITY BELT, which will be released in 2022 through Clear Fork Publishing’s new imprint &MG. 


Sharon is a Blogger for the Children’s Book Academy.