Phillip Gwynne (Author)

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Phillip Gwynne

Phillip Gwynne's first novel Deadly Unna? the literary hit of 1998, has now sold over 180,000 copies. It was made into the feature film Australian Rules for which Phillip won an AFI award. The sequel, Nukkin Ya, was published to great acclaim in 2000. 

He has also written The Worst Team Ever, Born to Bake, and A Chook Called Harry in the Aussie Bites series, and Jetty Rats, and has written an adult detective thriller The Build Up, The Debt series, and most recently, the young adult novel is Swerve, which was shortlisted for many awards amongst them the 2010 Prime Minister's Award and the Golden Inky. He is the author of Michael in the Stuff Happens series, which is being published in 2014.

 

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Book Cover: A Chook Called Harry: Aussie Bites

There are ten chooks in the beautiful new chook-house, but Chris's favourite, Happy Harry, isn't pulling her weight.
Can Chris save Harry when his dad wants to get rid of her?

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There are ten chooks in the beautiful new chook-house, but Chris's favourite, Happy Harry, isn't pulling her weight.
Can Chris save Harry when his dad wants to get rid of her?

AUSSIE BITES
You'll be hungry...



Published: 30/03/2009
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780143303473
RRP: $12.95
Book Cover:  Deadly Unna?
Published: 04/05/1998
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781742283906
Price: $12.99
Book Cover:  Deadly, Unna?
'Deadly, unna?' He was always saying that. All the Nungas did, but Dumby more than any of them. Dumby Red and Blacky don't have a lot in common. Dumby's the star of the footy team, he's got a killer smile and the knack with girls, and he's a Nunga. Blacky's a gutless wonder, needs braces, never knows what to say, and he's white. But they're friends... and it could be deadly, unna? This gutsy novel...
'Deadly, unna?' He was always saying that. All the Nungas did, but Dumby more than any of them. Dumby Red and Blacky don't have a lot in common. Dumby's the star of the footy team, he's got a killer smile...
Published: 04/05/1998
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141300498
RRP: $19.95
Book Cover:  Escape From Kids' Club: Pocket Money Puffin
Published: 22/09/2010
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781742531328
Price: $6.99
Book Cover:  Escape From Kids' Club: Pocket Money Puffins
Max, Lily, Boaz and Jesse are stuck in Kids' Club at an island resort, forced to watch endless Pirates of the Caribbean re-runs while their parents relax by the pool.
Max, Lily, Boaz and Jesse are stuck in Kids' Club at an island resort, forced to watch endless Pirates of the Caribbean re-runs while their parents relax by the pool.
Published: 27/09/2010
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780143305620
RRP: $7.95

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29 Jul 2014
Shortlisted for the WA Premier’s Book Awards
The following Penguin Randhom House titles have been shortlisted for the 2014 WA Premier's Book Awards:Children's BooksBaby Bedtime by Mem Fox; illustrator Emma QuayFiction

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