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Cathy Wilcox Cathy Wilcox i(A50588 works by) (a.k.a. Catherine Morville Wilcox)
Born: Established: 1963 ;
Gender: Female
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Cathy Wilcox is an award winning cartoonist and illustrator. In addition to illustrating a number of children's books, she has drawn cartoons for leading Australian newspapers and magazines such as The Sydney Morning Herald (since 1989) and The Age (since 1993).

Wilcox received a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communications from Sydney College of the Arts. She has lived in Sydney and, in the 1980s, in France.

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Ella Kazoo Will Not Brush Her Hair South Melbourne : Lothian , 2006 Z1283588 2006 single work picture book children's

Ella Kazoo will do anything to avoid having her hair brushed. Her poor mother is beside herself with frustration as she watches Ella's hair get more and more out of control. But what happens when Ella's hair develops a mind of its own? Find out in this delightful tale, told in rollicking verse, about a girl who's got just what it takes to change a really bad hair day into a happy situation for all. 

2013 honour book KOALA Awards Picture Book
2007 shortlisted CBCA Book of the Year Awards Book of the Year: Early Childhood
y separately published work icon Four Eyes New South Wales : Angus and Robertson , 1995 Z833120 1995 single work children's fiction children's

'Lulubelle is the most extraordinary person Yasmin has ever met. Lulubelle wears nail polish and make-up to school. She also dyes her hair, has one green thumbnail, and doesn't have to wear glasses! And she's a singer - a real singer. Lulubelle could be famous one day!

'Best of all, Lulubelle becomes Yasmin's best friend. When some of the other kids set Lulubelle up for a fall, it's only Yasmin who knows why - and it's only Yasmin who can help. But Lulubelle is going to have to rethink some of her ideas about what a singer can and can't do!'(Publication summary)

1996 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
y separately published work icon Boris and Borsch Sydney : Allen and Unwin , 1990 Z912757 1990 single work picture book children's humour

'Boris and Borsch are teddy bears. Boris is scruffy and ready for action. Borsch is neat and peaceful.

'Eugene and Patrick are cousins. Eugene is a cherub. Patrick is a wild buccaneer.

'When Boris is given to Eugene, and Borsch to Patrick, the bears have a hard time until they find out where they really belong.' (Publication summary)

1991 honour book CBCA Book of the Year Awards Book of the Year: Younger Readers
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