Lianne Ong is a Singaporean children’s author. To date, she has published 13 children’s picture books, three of which have won prizes in the Samsung Kidstime Author’s Award in 2015 and 2016. She is best known for her Stacey & the Museums series, a 5-title series about museums in Singapore, and a non-fiction resource on hawker food, Timmy & Tammy Discover: Singapore Hawker Food.
Her latest series, A Place for Us, is a 6-title picture book series about special needs commissioned by the Movement for the Intellectually Disabled Singapore (MINDS). The objective of the series is two-fold: to create stories for special needs children, and to promote the message of social inclusivity.
Lianne frequently conducts storytelling sessions and author visits at schools, museums and libraries. Her background is in International Relations and Southeast Asian Studies. She resides in Singapore with her family.