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Justin Monjo is an award-winning writer for stage and screen, best known for his stage adaptation of Tim Winton's novel Cloudstreet and his work as head writer and co-executive producer on cult television series Farscape.
For Australian television, Justin has also written the mini-series Peter Allen: Not the Boy Next Door, The Code for ABC/Playmaker, and the highly rated Seven Network mini-series Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS. Justin was a co-creator of the high-rating telemovie The Alice, and worked on several series of John Edward’s Rush for Network Ten.
Justin’s theatre credits include Romeo is Bleeding (produced in Australia and the US), and That Eye, The Sky, adapted from Tim Winton’s novel of the same name.
Justin's feature films credits include Dirt Music, based on a novel by Tim Winton and the upcoming feature Jungle, starring Daniel Radcliffe and directed by Greg McLean. Justin's latest film, Storm Boy, is in cinemas now.
MELISSA chose Clementine Rose and the Seaside Escape
by Jacqueline Harvey
NOUSHY chose Molly and Pim and the Millions of Stars
by Martine Murray
ELIJAH chose Funny Kid for President
by Matt Stanton
WILL chose Magician
by Raymond E. Feist
Kate recommends Shine Mountain, written by Julie Hunt, published by Allen & Unwin.
Liz recommends Isadora Moon by Harriet Muncaster, published by Oxford University Press.
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Nat is getting VERY excited all her upcoming book-y stuff for her first middle grade novel 'Secrets of a Schoolyard Millionaire' with Penguin Random House, due out in June this year! There's heaps to come but for now, at least we have a title...
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To celebrate the release of the new Storm Boy motion picture, we are giving away a copy of the
50th Anniversary Edition of Storm Boy by Colin Thiele.
Head to our WIN page and tell us what kids' book you would like to see on the big screen. Enter your answer (or ask a parent to) by 5pm Tuesday 12th February to be in the running.
Liz suggests checking out the gorgeous website of talented author/illustrator Harriet Muncaster, creator of the junior fiction series Isadora Moon.
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