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Leanne Tobin Leanne Tobin i(6039226 works by)
Gender: Female
Heritage: Aboriginal Dharug
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Darug woman, Leanne Tobin, is an illustrator and artist. In 2017, she was the recipient of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Creative Residency, where she undertook the project 'Nurragingy the Man'. In 2015, her illustrations for The Lost Girl were nominated for a CBCA Crichton Award for New Illustrators.

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y separately published work icon The Lost Girl Newtown : Walker Books Australia , 2014 6039176 2014 single work single work picture book children's

'A beautiful story of how Mother Nature helps a lost girl find her way back to her family.

'The girl had lost her way. She had wandered away from the Mothers, the Aunties and the Grandmothers, from the Fathers and the Uncles and the Grandfathers. Who will show her the way home?' (Publication summary)

2015 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Best Book for Language Development – Indigenous Children
2015 shortlisted West Australian Young Readers' Book Award Picture Books
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