Authors » Nathan Hobby
Nathan Hobby was born in 1981 and grew up in country Western Australia. He spent his teens writing bad science fiction and started The Fur a few days after finishing high school. In 1999 he moved to the city to study, starting a Law Degree before changing direction and eventually graduating with an Arts Degree in 2002. He now lives in the hills out of Perth and works in a public library. He is a Christian dissident in the Anabaptist tradition, likes ruins and distrusts conformity.
Winner, T A G Hungerford Award, 2001
Books available from Fremantle Press
- Fur, The 2004
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.