Authors » Brian Harrison-Lever
With a career that started in television and film, Brian Harrison-Lever later lectured in design and drawing at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. His first picture book, In Flanders Fields, won the Children’s Book Council of Australia Picture Book of the Year Award in 2003 and was short listed for other awards. Two follow-up books The Call of the Osprey and Photographs in the Mud have attracted critical acclaim. His most recent book Three Kings was Brian’s first attempt at the challenging dual role of author and illustrator.
Winner, Children’s Book Council of Australia Award, 2003
Winner, American SPCA Henry Burgh Children’s Book Award, 2003
Short listed, Crichton Award, 2003
Short listed, Western Australian Premier’s Award, 2003
Notable Book, Children’s Book Council of Australia, 2008
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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.