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Owen Swan Owen Swan i(A113579 works by)
Born: Established: 1975 Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Male
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Owen Swan is an illustrator.

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon My Friend Tertius Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2017 10673792 2017 single work picture book children's

'A delightful and heartwarming picture book about a WWII code-breaker and his pet gibbon, from best-selling creators Corinne Fenton and Owen Swan.

'One question kept echoing in my mind - if I had to leave, what would I do with Tertius?

'This is the true story of two lives brought together by chance. Arthur Cooper, working in intelligence for the British Government in pre-war Hong Kong, rescues a small gibbon and names him Tertius. Together they escape to a safe place - but is it for always?' (Publication summary)

2018 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Picture Book of the Year
y separately published work icon Out Gosford : Scholastic Australia , 2016 8735025 2016 single work picture book children's

'Touching story about starting a new life and the strength of the human spirit. Timely and sensitive discussion of what drives people to become refugees and the challenges they face. Soft, yet evocative, illustrations. Released to coincide with World Refugee Day 2016.' (Publication summary)

2017 winner Australian Family Therapists' Award for Children's Literature Picture Book and Younger Readers
2017 shortlisted Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Picture Book of the Year
2017 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
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