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Ezekiel Kwaymullina Ezekiel Kwaymullina i(A115653 works by)
Born: Established: 1983 Perth, Western Australia, ;
Gender: Male
Heritage: Aboriginal
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Ezekiel Kwaymullina is a Palkyu person whose family comes from the north west of Western Australia. He is the son of Sally Morgan and the brother of Ambelin Kwaymullina and Blaze Kwaymullina . Ezekiel's work is inspired by his love of fantasy novels, anime, video games and films.

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Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Catching Teller Crow Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2018 14072595 2018 single work novel young adult

'Nothing's been the same for Beth Teller since she died. Her dad, a detective, is the only one who can see and hear her—and he's drowning in grief. But now they have a mystery to solve together. As it unravels, Beth finds a shocking story lurking beneath the surface of a small town, and a friendship that lasts beyond one life and into another. Told in two unforgettable voices, this gripping novel weaves together themes of grief, colonial history, violence, love and family.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2022 nominated Sakura Medal (Japan) English Middle School Books
2019 selected White Ravens
2019 shortlisted Queensland Literary Awards Griffith University Young Adult Book Award
2019 shortlisted Tin Duck Award, Western Australian Science Fiction Foundation (WASFF) Best WA Professional Long Written Work
2019 shortlisted Norma K. Hemming Award Long Work
2019 shortlisted Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) Australian Book of the Year for Older Children
2019 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Older Readers
2018 winner Aurealis Awards for Excellence in Australian Speculative Fiction Young Adult Division Novel
2019 winner Victorian Premier's Literary Awards Prize for Writing for Young Adults
2019 shortlisted Indie Awards Young Adult
y separately published work icon We All Sleep Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 2015 8836294 2015 single work picture book children's

' We All Sleep is one of those books that bathes the reader in luscious colour! Ezekiel and Sally take us through an array of well-known Australian animals and their day-time behaviours, adeptly drawing all and sundry together at the end of the day to sleep underneath the stars, reinforcing our bond with nature. The beautiful illustrations are diverse and evocative for those of us who love Australian landscapes – from pink skies to green waves, purple hills and shady forests. We All Sleep works beautifully when read aloud. It is very lyrical and perfect at the day’s end for busy littlies! ' (Publication summary)

2016 shortlisted Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Premier's Prize for Writing for Children
y separately published work icon Frog Finds a Place Parkside : Omnibus Books , 2015 8300616 2015 single work children's fiction children's

'Ever since moonlight shone down on him in his pond, Frog has wanted to live up with the Moon and the stars. He works hard to get there, but although he tries and tries, its a long way for a little frog... ' (Publication summary)

2016 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Early Childhood
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