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Frances Watts Frances Watts i(A85384 works by)
Writing name for: Ali Lavau
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BiographyHistory

Frances Watts is the pseudonym of Ali Lavau. She writes children's literature under this name only.

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y separately published work icon My Friend Fred Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2019 15521718 2019 single work picture book children's

'My friend Fred eats dog food for breakfast. I think dog food is disgusting. My friend Fred howls at the moon. I don't know why. He does a lot of funny things. But even though we are different, Fred is my best friend.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2020 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
y separately published work icon It's a Story, Rory! Sydney : ABC Books , 2018 13534347 2018 single work picture book children's

''Hey, Milly, why are we on this blank page?'

''It won't be blank for long. We're going to be in a STORY, Rory!'

'Rory has never been in a story before and he's not even sure how one works. Luckily, he and his friend Milly have a helpful voice on the page (that's me, the narrator) to guide them on an amazing adventure as they encounter an exciting plot, spectacular settings and some very funny characters.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 shortlisted Educational Publishing Awards Australia Primary Educational Picture or Chapter Book
y separately published work icon A Very Quacky Christmas Sydney : HarperCollins Australia , 2017 12139593 2017 single work picture book children's

We wish you a quacky Christmas …' Samantha Duck is getting ready for Christmas. ‘I'm going to give presents to animals all over the world!' Her friend Sebastian tells her not to bother. ‘Christmas is not for animals,' he says. But with the help of her farmyard friends, Samantha sets out to prove that Christmas is for everyone. A joyous tale of giving and sharing from two award-winning Australian creators.'  (Publication summary)

2018 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Picture Book of the Year
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