Meet… Weary Dunlop

Meet… Weary Dunlop

by Claire Saxby and Jeremy Lord

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 03/01/2017

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A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including World War II hero Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop.

Sir Edward ‘Weary' Dunlop was an Australian Army surgeon during World War II. This is the story of how Weary's bravery and compassion helped to save the lives and bolster the spirits of fellow prisoners of war on the Thai Burma Railway.

From Ned Kelly to Saint Mary MacKillop, Captain Cook to Banjo Paterson, the Meet … series of picture books tells the exciting stories of the men and women who have shaped Australia's history.

ISBN:
9780857985873
9780857985873
Category:
History & the past: general interest (Children's / Teenage)
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
03-01-2017
Publisher:
Random House Australia
Country of origin:
Australia
Edition:
1st Edition
Pages:
36
Dimensions (mm):
282x218x5mm
Weight:
0.19kg
Claire Saxby

Claire Saxby is an award-winning and bestselling picture book author. Her two previous Nature Storybooks, Big Red Kangaroo (2013) and Emu (2014), both illustrated by Graham Byrne, have won numerous awards, including the Royal Zoological Society of NSW’s Whitley Award.

Big Red Kangaroo was a 2014 CBCA Notable Book, and won the CBCA Crichton Award for illustration, and Emu was short-listed for the 2015 CBCA Eve Pownall Award and won the Environment Award for Children's Literature. Claire lives in Melbourne, where she works part-time in a bookshop.

Jeremy Lord

JEREMY LORD is a French-Australian illustrator based in Sydney. With a master's degree in graphic design and illustration, Jeremy's work covers a range of styles and applications.

His main inspirations, however, will always be the work of artists like Monet, Schiele and the more contemporary Saul Bass. He loves to draw everything and anything, and when not doing that, he'll probably be trying to catch a wave or two.

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