Lauren V. Macaraeg is a writer. She is the author of the award-winning children’s book Sinemadyika. Lauren was voted as “Most Favorite Lampara Writer” at the Aklat Awards 2016. She is currently working on new writing projects.

20160618_163010-1Lauren graduated from Ateneo de Manila University. She was a member of the children’s writers group Kuwentista ng mga Tsikiting (KUTING).

In her free time, Lauren enjoys food tripping, creating doodle art, swimming, visiting gadget stores, taking random pictures, making kitchen experiments, watching movies and Asianovelas, cheering on her favorite basketball teams, bonding with her family and friends, and reading all kinds of books under the sun (and moon).

Lauren wants to give God a high five for letting her discover the wonderful world of books.



Thank you to our awesome readers, family and friends for all your love and support! Love, Lauren and Mama Uni #MostFavoriteWriter #AklatAwards2016 #AklatAwards



Lauren made books by sewing and stapling paper together when she was a kid. She still makes books now that she’s grown up. She uses her computer to write now. But she still loves paper, pencils and colored markers.