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Gavin Aung Than Gavin Aung Than i(15918676 works by)
Gender: Male
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Freelance cartoonist who, in 2019, was based in Perth. Gavin Aung Than is also the creator of Zen Pencils, a webcomic that has been republished widely.

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y separately published work icon Ocean's Revenge Melbourne : Puffin , 2019 15918877 2019 single work children's fiction children's fantasy

'The Mother of the Seas is sick of humans using the oceans as a junkyard, so she decides to give the land dwellers a taste of their own medicine. Prepare for an unbelievable underwater menace that threatens to destroy the entire world!'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2020 winner The Wilderness Society Environment Award for Children's Literature Fiction
y separately published work icon No Adults Allowed Melbourne : Puffin , 2019 15918791 2019 single work children's fiction children's fantasy

'Superheroes have it easy. They don't have to clean their secret headquarters, wash the alien bloodstains out of their costumes or be responsible for taking Super Mutt out for a walk. No, they leave all that for their sidekicks like me, while they get all the credit!

'I'm Junior Justice, but you can call me JJ, and I think it's time we made our own team.

'The Super Sidekicks!

'Are you with me?

'Being a superhero sidekick isn't as fun as you think. You do all the work, beat the bad guys and save the planet, only for your grown-up partner to get all the credit. Junior Justice is sick of it, so he and his sidekick pals, Flygirl, Dinomite and Goo, have decided to form their own super team.

'But before they can start saving the world they'll have to prove to the adult heroes that they're more than just sidekicks. And once the evil Dr Enok discovers his favourite pet Goo has left him to join a super team, the world might need saving sooner rather than later!'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2020 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Eight to 10 Years
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