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In 2000 he resigned from his full-time position as an English/Economics teacher to pursue his dream of becoming a writer. In 2004 his first YA novel The Running Man was published to great acclaim. It subsequently won the 2005 Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Book of the Year for Older Readers and was short-listed for the NSW, Victoria and South Australian State Premiers’ Literary awards. In 2008 the German translation of The Running Man was short-listed for the German Youth Literature Prize and won the German Catholic Children’s and Young People’s Book Prize. Andrea Beaty Children's Author - Andrea Beaty Children's Author. Berenstain Bears.
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He is best known for his well-loved children's picture books for which he has won many awards including a Children's Book Council of Australia - Book of the Year Award, a NSW Premiers Literary Award for Children's Literature, a KOALA Award, a YABBA Award and a Children's Peace Literature Award. He's also been the National Literacy Ambassador and is a proud ambassador for the Alannah and Madeline Foundation. But dig a little deeper and his past gets quite shady. He spent 13 years as an actor appearing in numerous plays, TV shows and films. He was regularly cast opposite proper actors like Hugh Jackman, Jacki Weaver, Guy Pearce, Bryan Brown, Joel Edgerton and Ben Mendelsohn, all of whom were too kind to ever point out that his own acting was "just…awful", as he describes it today.
All of this is true. Home - Holly Black. Malorie Blackman ~ Author of Noughts and Crosses. Freya Blackwood..Home. Quentin Blake - Official Home Page. Judy Blume on the Web. The Enid Blyton Society. Please step carefully — there are literally thousands of books and magazines here, going right back to Enid's early days.
How many books do you think she wrote? How many of her short stories, plays, poems and non-fiction articles were published? How many compilations and continuations were published after her death? This is the place to find out! Feel free to browse around. Quick Links to Popular Series... Novels/Novelettes All the books in this section are full-length stories, which are in most cases divided into chapters. Character Books Books are included in this section when the entire book is about one character (or set of characters) but the book cannot be considered a novel or novelette. Author Tim Bowler - Winner of the Carnegie Medal - Home. Ann Brashares biography, plus links to book reviews and excerpts. Ann Brashares Biography Ann Brashares grew up in Chevy Chase, Maryland with her three brothers and attended a Quaker school in the DC area called Sidwell Friends.
She studied Philosophy at Barnard College, part of Columbia University in New York City. Expecting to continue studying philosophy in graduate school, Ann took a year off after college to work as an editor, hoping to save money for school. Loving her job, she never went to graduate school, and instead, remained in New York City and worked as an editor for many years. Ann made the transition from editor to full-time writer with her first novel, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.
When asked where the idea for the Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants came from she replies: "It started with a conversation. Brashares and her husband, 42-year-old portrait painter Jacob Collins, live in a four-story building in the East 60s in New York with their three children, Susannah, Nate and Sam, who range in age from about 5 to 11. Interview. Geraldinebrooks.
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They moved to run a sweet shop, so Nick found himself fulfilling every child's sugar-coated dream of growing up right inside the proverbial chocolate factory. Having intended to go to art college after leaving school, Nick decided to take a job as a typographic designer in the printing department of the National Children's Home at the last minute instead.
He went on to work for several major London design consultancies before moving into freelance graphics. Official Website of Author, Meg Cabot. The Official Eric Carle Web Site. Isobelle Carmody. Children's Author and Illustrator. Christopher Cheng's Website. Milkmonitor - the offical website for Lauren Child. Babette Cole – Children's author,illustrator,children's books. Eoin Colfer - Author of Artemis Fowl, Plugged, The Supernaturalist, And Another Thing and more - Eoin Colfer - Author. Home - Suzanne Collins. The Literature Centre. Sharon Creech. The Official Roald Dahl Website. Sarah Davis. The Official Roald Dahl Website.
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I’ve been working for many months with my website designers (massive applause for Enee Solutions) to update the site and make it as friendly and fascinating as possible. I hope you’ll love it. It will be updated every four weeks. I hope you’re having hide-and-seek fun with my latest book: YOO HOO, LADYBIRD! It’s one of the books you can listen to this month. A new book, BABY BEDTIME, is due out in Australia on October 23rd. On Saturday October 19th I’ll be at the annual USBBY convention, in St Louis, Missouri. On Monday evening, October 21st,the St Louis Public Library is hosting a Mem Fox evening, at which I’ll be giving a different speech. Welcome to the official site about Don Freeman - Don Freeman. JACKIE FRENCH - author. Cornelia Funke. Neil Gaiman - Home. Marie‑Louise Gay. Susanne Gervay - Writer and children's author - Home. Welcome to the Morris Gleitzman Website. Gus Gordon - home. Bob Graham - Authors & Illustrators - Welcome to Walker Books Australia.
Bob Graham has written and illustrated many children’s picture books.
He was born in Sydney, and studied at the Julian Ashton Art School. His books are well known for their simplicity and humour, told from children’s perspectives, including “Oscar’s Half Birthday,” “Buffy,” ( Smarties Book prize silver award winner) and “Let’s Get a Pup” ( shortlisted for the 2002 Kate Greenaway medal; winner Boston Globe-Horn book award.) He won the 2000 Smarties Gold medal for “Max”, the 2003 Kate Greenaway medal for “Jethro Byrde,” and the Australian Children’s Book of the Year Award four times. Other titles include “Queenie the Bantam,”( highly commended for the Kate Greenaway medal,) “Dimity Dumpty” and “Brand New Baby.” In 2009 “How to Heal a Broken Wing,” has won the Charlotte Zolotow award, shortlisted for the NSW Premier’s Literary Award, and shortlisted for the 2009 Kate Greenaway medal. Andy Griffiths. The Treehouse Series. Where’s Wally? Sonya Hartnett.
Australian Author of Children's Books. Kevin Henkes. Index. Sophy Henn Illustration. Leigh Hobbs - Home. Anthony Horowitz / Author / Alex Rider / Power of Five. Mick Inpken. Oliver Jeffers World. Paul Jennings Official Website and Book Shop. Catherine Jinks. Stephen Michael King. The official website for Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series. Jon klassen. Detail from the same aforementioned upcoming book This was posted 1 week ago.
It has 248 notes. . for a new book by Mac Barnett I’m illustrating that will (god willing) be out this fall! This was posted 1 month ago. It has 731 notes. . Canada! Winnipeg MB - Sunday, December 11 at 2 PM – Atrium at Grant Park, McNally Robinson Winnipeg. Toronto ON - Wednesday, December 14 at 6:00 PM – Page & Panel event at Toronto Reference Library, 3rd floor Hinton Theatre (789 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M4W 2G8). This was posted 2 months ago. The 39 Clues.
Skulduggery Pleasant. Matt de la Peña. True to Life Books by Jan Latta. Madeleine L'Engle's Website - Author of A Wrinkle in Time. Frané Lessac. Alison Lester. The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis - Official Site. Melinamarchetta. John Marsden. Sophie Masson's website - Home. Megan McDonald. About Andrew McGahan. Ndrew McGahan is one of Australia’s finest writers of fiction.
His first novel, Praise, won The Australian/Vogel Literary Award in 1992. In 2004, The White Earth won the Miles Franklin Literary Award, the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, The Age Book of the Year, and The Courier Mail Book of the Year Award. His most recent adult novel is Wonders of a Godless World. In 2009, Andrew was shortlisted for the Manning Clark House National Cultural Awards for his contribution to Australian Literature. The Ship Kings is his first work of fantasy. Children's Illustrator and Writer. Hilary McKay. Kyle Mewburn: Children's writer – Children's Writer. Glenda Millard. Michael Morpurgo. Kate Morton Website - Kate Morton home.