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Ronojoy Ghosh Ronojoy Ghosh i(8812301 works by)
Gender: Male
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Born in India, Ronojoy Ghosh grew up in a land with a rich history of storytelling. His passion for drawing, combined with a love of words, led him into a career in advertising, where has worked as an Art Director. His work has won numerous awards, including a Gold Lion at Cannes.Through his career, he has worked in India, Indonesia, Singapore and New Zealand.

Ghosh published his first picture book, Ollie and the Wind, in 2015: it was listed as a Children's Book Council of Australia notable book in 2016. In 2018, he published I'm Australian Too, written by Mem Fox and illustrated by Ghosh: it was listed as a Children's Book Council of Australia notable book in 2018.

He lives in Sydney.

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

I'm Australian Too 2017 single work picture book children's

'I'm Australian! How about you? Many people from many places have come across the seas, to make Australia their home. How Australian is that?' (Publication summary)

2018 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Three to 5 Years
2018 shortlisted Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Book of the Year: Early Childhood
2018 shortlisted Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) Children's Picture Book of the Year
2018 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Early Childhood
2018 shortlisted Indie Awards Children's
Ollie and the Wind 2015 single work picture book children's

'Sometimes the best things appear out of thin air

'The wind blows all day on Ollie's island. There aren't many people around, but there's lots of space to play.

'One day the wind steals Ollie's hat. Then it darts away with his scarf. But is the wind just naughty, or is it trying to tell Ollie something?

'A stunning picture book from a new author-illustrator talent.' (Publication summary)

2016 shortlisted Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Book of the Year: Early Childhood
2016 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
2016 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Three to 5 Years
Ollie and the Wind 2015 single work picture book children's

'Sometimes the best things appear out of thin air

'The wind blows all day on Ollie's island. There aren't many people around, but there's lots of space to play.

'One day the wind steals Ollie's hat. Then it darts away with his scarf. But is the wind just naughty, or is it trying to tell Ollie something?

'A stunning picture book from a new author-illustrator talent.' (Publication summary)

2016 shortlisted Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Book of the Year: Early Childhood
2016 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
2016 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Three to 5 Years
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