About the Author
Born: 23rd March 1990
Lives: Lancashire, England.
My pets: Silver and Tyger (Male Cashmere Lop rabbits)
Family pets: Izzy (Female Chihuahua dog) and Max (Male Springer Spaniel dog)
Studied: BA Hons Illustration at Bolton University.
Other hobbies: playing drums, dancing, singing, drawing cartoons, music, movies, daydreaming and reading.
Facebook page: Michelle Leyland (Author and Illustrator)
Favourite authors: Cathy Cassidy, Jaqueline Wilson, Josie Eccles, Sarra Cannon, RL Stine, Louise Rennison.
Fave TV shows: Family Guy, The Simpsons, Emmerdale, The Goldbergs, American Dad, 90210, Gossip Girl, Britain's Got Talent, Ghost Adventures, My Ghost Story.
Fave movie genres: Comedy, Action, Animation, Disney.
Fave artists/bands: Daughtry, Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Good Charlotte, Nickleback, All Time Low.
Michelle began writing stories aged thirteen and also illustrated her children's book Farm Frenzy.
Michelle is a Grade 4 Drummer and has an electrical drum kit and a cajon drum.