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Source: Michael Wagner website
Michael Wagner Michael Wagner i(A81971 works by)
Born: Established: 1964 ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Michael Wagner grew up in Melbourne, graduating from university with a degree in media studies. He worked in radio for a decade, including a period with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC). In addition to his children's books, he has written scripts for the animated television series Old Tom.

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Goodnight, Little Tough Guy Sydney : ABC Books , 2019 15931233 2019 single work picture book children's

'The superheroes are settling down.

'The firefighters are fitting in forty fabulous winks.

'And the cowboys and cowgirls are completely cactus!

'After a long, hard day of being very strong and powerful, it's time for the all the tough guys in the world to settle down for a peaceful night's sleep ...'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2020 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Birth to 3 Years
y separately published work icon Why I Love Summer Australia : Viking , 2018 13984362 2018 single work picture book children's

'Sunny days, weekends at the pool, games in the backyard, daylight until late and long, lovely holidays . . . that's summer, the best season ever.

'The perfect follow up to the much-loved Why I Love Footy (Notables list, Picture Book of the Year category, CBCA 2016). An ode to a uniquely Australian experience and the joy of family and friends.' (Publication summary)

2019 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Five to 8 Years
2019 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
y separately published work icon So Wrong 2 : Inappropriate Box Hill South : Billy Goat Books , 2017 12037995 2017 selected work prose children's humour
2020 shortlisted REAL Awards Fiction for Older Readers
2019 shortlisted YABBA Fiction for Older Readers
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