Authors » Simon Adams
Through no fault of his own Simon Adams was in born in Auckland in 1968. Following a peripatetic childhood in New Zealand, Canada and the United States, his family moved to Australia, where he has lived for the majority of his life. After working as an apprentice carpenter and building the nation’s new parliament house (for which he was not singularly responsible), he travelled the world. He has worked in South Africa, Ireland, East Timor and Cuba. Professor Adams is currently, Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) Monash University, based at the university’s South African campus.
Books available from Fremantle Press
- All The Troubles 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.