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Harry Laing Harry Laing i(A20299 works by)
Born: Established:
United Kingdom (UK),
Western Europe, Europe,
Gender: Male
Arrived in Australia: 1991
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Harry Laing has been a writer of poetry and prose, a performer and a creative writing teacher in several schools. Born in Scotland, he came to Australia in 1991. He has given many poetry readings and has also written and performed three one-man comedy shows: 'Garlic', 'Extra Virgin' and 'Zing'. He was commissioned by the ABC to write and perform ten short radio pieces.

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y separately published work icon MoonFish MoonFish : Poems to Make You Think and Laugh Abbotsford : Ford Street , 2019 15508423 2019 poetry picture book children's

'Children will love the humour and catchy rhymes of the twenty-nine poems featuring manic TVs, monsters and everything in between.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Eight to 10 Years
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