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Liliana Stafford Liliana Stafford i(A41504 works by)
Born: Established: 1950 Sussex,
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England,
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United Kingdom (UK),
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Western Europe, Europe,
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Gender: Female
Arrived in Australia: 1970
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Liliana Stafford grew up in Sussex, England and completed two years of a three-year Primary School teaching qualification before emigrating to Western Australia in 1970. The next seventeen years were spent raising a family and teaching horse riding while living on a number of small properties in the hills behind Perth. She is the mother of six children. A back injury and other family matters led Stafford to give up her riding school and start writing. She is a member of Subud, a worldwide spiritual community.

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y separately published work icon The Shy Mala Kew East : Windy Hollow , 2006 Z1386789 2006 single work single work picture book children's

In the central desert of Australia, lives a small nocturnal marsupial group called mala, that inhabits the Spinifex and hummock grasslands. Their numbers have declined since 1990s due to habitat destruction and predation. Warla the shy mala, tells how the Warlpiri people rescued her and now she lives in a safe environment. (Libraries Australia record).

2007 shortlisted The Wilderness Society Environment Award for Children's Literature Picture Books
2006 shortlisted Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Premier's Prize for Writing for Children
y separately published work icon Shah Crawley : Cygnet Books , 2004 Z1134576 2004 single work children's fiction children's

'Shah is the story of a love affair between a young teenage girl and a beautiful but emotionally damaged horse.' (Publication summary)

2006 winner West Australian Young Readers' Book Award Hoffman Award
y separately published work icon Grandpa's Gate Perth : Cygnet Books , 2003 Z1071133 2003 single work picture book children's Susan loves to help Grandpa in his metalworking shed as he works on his "creations". But when Susan moves away and Grandpa becomes too old to care for himself - when everything seems to be changing - it is one of Grandpa's creations that brings them together again.(Libraries Australia record).
2003 shortlisted Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Children's Books
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