Mandy Ord is a Melbourne-based cartoonist and illustrator. Her first graphic novel, Rooftops, was published in 2008 by Finlay Lloyd who also published NY in 2013. Sensitive Creatures, a book of short comic stories was published by Allen & Unwin in 2011. In 2012 Sensitive Creatures was selected as a White Raven at the 2012 Bologna Book Fair. She has contributed comic stories and illustrations to a range of publications including Meanjin, The Age, Voiceworks, Top Shelf (US), The Australian Rationalist, SBS Cornerfold, Going Down Swinging, The Lifted Brow and others. She is also currently contributing monthly comics for the Goethe Institute on-line project City Tales. In 2003 Ord's animated film, Suit Yourself, was selected as part of the student category in the Annecy International Film Festival.