Authors » Dianne Wolfer
Dianne is the acclaimed author of many books for teenagers and young readers spanning multiple genres. Her book Lighthouse Girl served as inspiration for PIAF’s giant puppets and features in events commemorating the centenary of the departure of the first AIF from Albany. One of Dianne’s picture books, Photographs in the Mud (set along the Kokoda Track), is used as an international peace reference and has been published in Japanese; it is also a recommended resource for the National History Curriculum. Her YA title Choices has been translated into Polish.
Western Australian Premier’s Book Award (Winner 2014)
Red Dot Book Awards, Singapore (Shortlisted 2014)
Children’s Book Council of Australia, Book of the Year, Picture Book Category (Honour Book 2014)
West Australian Young Readers’ Book Award (Winner 2010)
NSW Premier’s History Awards (Shortlisted 2009)
Western Australian Premier’s Book Award (Shortlisted 2009)
Western Australian Young Readers’ Book Award (Shortlisted 1996, 1999, 2002, 2006, 2007)
Family Therapists’ Award for Children’s Literature (Shortlisted 2001)
Wilderness Society’s Environment Award (Shortlisted 1999)
Books available from Fremantle Press
- Light Horse Boy ebook 2013
- Light Horse Boy 2013
- Lighthouse Girl paperback edition 2010
- Lighthouse Girl ebook 2009
- Choices ebook 2009
- Photographs in the Mud 2007, 2005
- Horse Mad ebook 2005
- Choices 2001
- Border Line 1998, 2003
- Border Line ebook 1998
And the winner is!
Madelaine Dickie is the winner of the City of Fremantle T.A.G. Hungerford Award.