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Terry Denton

Author of Gasp!

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Terry Denton was born in Melbourne, Australia in 1950. He attended Uni where he studied architecture. He wrote and illustrated Felix and Alexander, which was published in 1985 and won the CBC Picture Book of the Year in 1986. Since then he has written and/or illustrated more than 40 books as well as illustrated numerous books for other authors. His work with Andy and Jill Griffiths on the Treehouse series has produced many bestselllers. He won the YABBA Award for Spooner or Later in 1994, Duck for Cover in 1995, Zapt! in 1998, Gasp! in 1999, Just Stupid! in 2000, Splat! in 2000 and Just Crazy! in 2001. He has also won Koala Awards for Duck for Cover in 1995, Gasp! in 1996, and Just Crazy! in 2001, as well as a Bilby Award for Gasp! in 1999. He and Aaron Blabey won the 2016 Kids Reading Oz Choice (KROC) Award for fiction for older readers and the 2016 Kids Own Australian Literature Awards (KOALAs) for Fiction for older readers, for their book, The 65-Storey Treehouse. His book, The 91-Storey Treehouse, won the 2018 Australian Book Industry Awards, International Book of the Year. The most recent book in Treehouse series is The 104-Storey Treehouse. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Writes books with Andy Griffiths.

Gasp! 50 copies, 1 review
Felix and Alexander 34 copies, 1 review
Splat! 6 copies
The 13-Story Treehouse (Illustrator, some editions) 884 copies, 42 reviews
Night Noises (Illustrator) 592 copies, 29 reviews
The 26-Story Treehouse (Illustrator) 480 copies, 6 reviews
The 52-Storey Treehouse (Illustrator) 382 copies, 2 reviews
The 39-Story Treehouse (Illustrator) 355 copies, 5 reviews
Just Tricking! (Illustrator, some editions) 290 copies, 3 reviews
The 78-Storey Treehouse (Illustrator) 260 copies, 3 reviews
Just Annoying! (Illustrator) 257 copies, 5 reviews
Just Wacky! (Illustrator; Illustrator, some editions) 252 copies, 3 reviews
Just Stupid! (Illustrator) 241 copies, 4 reviews
The Cat on the Mat Is Flat (Illustrator) 236 copies, 5 reviews
The 91-Story Treehouse (Illustrator) 227 copies, 2 reviews
Just Disgusting! (Illustrator) 217 copies, 2 reviews
The Big Fat Cow That Goes Kapow (Illustrator) 209 copies, 5 reviews
A Particular Cow (Illustrator) 184 copies, 9 reviews
The 104-Storey Treehouse (Illustrator) 174 copies, 1 review
Just Shocking! (Illustrator) 144 copies, 1 review
The 117-Story Treehouse (Illustrator, some editions) 119 copies, 1 review
The bad book (Illustrator) 92 copies, 1 review
What Bumosaur Is That? (Illustrator, some editions) 92 copies, 1 review
Just Macbeth! (Illustrator) 57 copies
Once upon a slime (Illustrator) 57 copies
Just Doomed! (Illustrator) 54 copies
Spooner or Later (Illustrator) 35 copies
The very bad book (Illustrator) 35 copies
The Treehouse Fun Book (Illustrator) 28 copies
Ed and Ted and Ted's Dog Fred (My Readers) (Illustrator) 27 copies, 1 review
The Gutless Gladiator (Bites) (Illustrator) 17 copies
Silent Knight (Illustrator) 14 copies, 1 review
The Little Book of Big Questions (Illustrator) 14 copies
Astrid Spark, Fixologist (Illustrator) 12 copies
Big Red Hen and the Little Lost Egg (Illustrator) 12 copies
The Paw (Illustrator) 10 copies
Duck for Cover (Illustrator) 10 copies
Jandamarra (Illustrator) 9 copies
The Upside Down Girl (Illustrator) 9 copies
Flattened! (Illustrator) 8 copies
Grand final fever! (Illustrator) 8 copies
The perplexing pineapple (Illustrator) 7 copies
Even Bigger Whoppers (Illustrator) 6 copies
Pop! (Illustrator) 5 copies
Barky the Barking Dog (Illustrator) 4 copies
Mummy's Boy (Illustrator, some editions) 4 copies
A chook called Harry (Illustrator) 3 copies
The looming lamplight (Illustrator) 3 copies
Grandad's Phase (Illustrator) 3 copies
Twisted Tales: Chunderella (Illustrator) 2 copies
Carl's Café (Illustrator) 1 copy
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