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Emma Quay Emma Quay i(A51758 works by)
Gender: Female
Arrived in Australia: 1993
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BiographyHistory

Emma Quay grew up near Cambridge, England, graduating with an Honours degree in Graphic Design from Newcastle upon Tyne Polytechnic, specialising in illustration and printmaking. She has travelled extensively in Morocco, India, Nepal and Bhutan, while working as a freelance illustrator.

After moving to Sydney, she worked with publisher, Mark Macleod. Quay was awarded a residential fellowship by the Eleanor Dark Foundation at Varuna, The Writers' House in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales.

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon My Sunbeam Baby Sydney : ABC Books , 2018 14948588 2018 single work picture book children's

'See my bouncing baby,
jigging on my knee.
Then snuggling for a story,
just baby, book and me.

'A gorgeous new picture book about how much we love our babies, from Emma Quay, creator of the bestselling and award-winning Rudie Nudie.' (Publication summary)

2019 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Birth to 3 Years
2019 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
y separately published work icon My Sunbeam Baby Sydney : ABC Books , 2018 14948588 2018 single work picture book children's

'See my bouncing baby,
jigging on my knee.
Then snuggling for a story,
just baby, book and me.

'A gorgeous new picture book about how much we love our babies, from Emma Quay, creator of the bestselling and award-winning Rudie Nudie.' (Publication summary)

2019 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Birth to 3 Years
2019 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
y separately published work icon Baby Bedtime Melbourne : Penguin , 2013 6580051 2013 single work picture book children's

'A lullaby to babies everywhere, Baby Bedtime is a lyrical tribute to the love inspired by the little people in our lives.'

2014 shortlisted Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Premier's Prize for Writing for Children
2014 shortlisted CBCA Book of the Year Awards Book of the Year: Early Childhood
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