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Leone Hodgson
Walker Books
Sales Director
Leone Hodgson is the Sales Director at Walker Books Australia. With over 15 years’ experience selling stories for young readers, Leone is insightful, knowledgeable and most of all passionate about good storytelling.

Walker Books has been the home of telling stories to Australian kids for over 25 years. We have proudly published many successful properties for readers from birth to young adult including Little Lunch, My Place, We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, Guess How Much I Love You, Where’s Wally?, Flora & Ulysses, Timmy Failure, Chaos Walking, Alex Rider and many more.

Storytelling is at the centre of everything we do: we create beautiful, quality and important stories that will stay in young reader’s hearts and minds always. Being a company of keen readers we celebrate good stories, diverse voices and innovative ideas in the works we publish.
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