Marta Merriday is an author of fiction, currently based in Canberra, ACT. Originally from Poland, she lived in the UK and Germany for a number of years before moving to Australia. She holds a Master’s in Urban Planning from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, and a Master’s in Economics from Cracow University of Economics. Her novels are inspired by the places she has visited and lived in. She writes in English and Polish.