Veronica Lamond was born, and grew up, in Durban, South Africa. She has lived most of her adult life in Cornwall, UK.
Veronica is the author and illustrator of the well-loved and highly successful Landybooks series.
There are seven books in the series so far. The seventh book is a special edition about Landy visiting the Defender Factory in Solihull.
Her book 'Jojo's Wire Car' was published in June 2014, by Random House Struik Publishers in South Africa.
'Jojo's Wire Car' tells the story of a young African boy's determination to enter a Wire Car Competition by creating his toy car against all odds.
This is another charming and warm-hearted story for both boys and girls, which takes the reader into the life of an African village.