Authors » Steve Hawke
Barefoot Kids was Steve Hawke’s first book for younger readers. He has previously written history, Noonkanbah: Whose Land, Whose Law, biography, Polly Farmer, plays and scripts. His play, Jandamarra, was a highlight of the 2008 Festival of Perth. After growing up in Melbourne, he took off while still a teenager for the north of Australia, and finished up in the Kimberley. He lived there for almost fifteen years, falling in love with the country, the people and the stories.
Other Books by this Author
Light Horse Boy at Bologna
Fremantle Press illustrators are again set to shine at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair in March 2014. Drawings from Light Horse Boy will feature in the Australian Publishers Association exhibition Hello! from Australia while The Last Viking and Dreamers will feature in the exhibition’s book showcase.