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Liz Anelli Liz Anelli i(6726352 works by)
Gender: Female
Arrived in Australia: 2012
Heritage: English
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Liz Anelli was born in England, and emigrated to Newcastle, New South Wales in 2012. She is a illustrator whose picture books have been nominated for various awards including the Environment Award for Children's Literature, and CBCA Notable Books.

In 2015, Anelli was awarded the May Gibbs Children's Literature Trust Fellowship. When researching for the picture book Desert Lake, she won an Australia Council grant to research Kati Thanda (Lake Eyre).

Anelli has also been an ambassador for Books in Homes and reviewer for Reading Time.

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Desert Lake : The Story of Kati Thanda - Lake Eyre Newtown : Walker Books Australia , 2016 9464715 2016 single work picture book children's

'The dry salt bed of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre shimmers in the desert heat. But far up north, the rains have come. Water is flooding into empty riverbeds and swirling down towards the lake. Soon everything will change. ' (Publication summary)

2017 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's History Prize Young People's History Prize
2017 shortlisted Educational Publishing Awards Australia Primary Educational Picture or Chapter Book
2017 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Five to 8 Years
2017 shortlisted The Wilderness Society Environment Award for Children's Literature Non-Fiction
2017 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Patricia Wrightson Prize for Children's Books
2017 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
y separately published work icon One Photo Melbourne : Viking , 2016 9481526 2016 single work picture book children's (taught in 1 units)

From Ross Watkins, the illustrator of The Boy Who Grew Into a Tree, and Liz Anelli, comes this moving picture book about family, the failings of memory and the strength of love. Told in stunning prose, with poignant artwork, this book is a celebration of what we hold dearest.

2017 shortlisted CBCA Book of the Year Awards Picture Book of the Year
2017 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
y separately published work icon Howzat! Newtown : Walker Books Australia , 2014 6726381 2014 single work picture book children's

'Kids all over the world play cricket. Follow their game all around the globe.

'Whack! There's a sound in the blue summer sky. The sun's coming out, as the ball soars high. ' (Publication summary)

2015 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Five to 8 Years
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