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Victoria Azaro

Victoria M. Azaro was born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and holds a Master of Fine Arts, majoring in Fashion Design. She has studied and worked in many places around the world but it wasn’t until her first son was born that she started writing and illustrating for children.
She published her first book, Saffron, in 2009, followed by Saffron, I Have Everything Under Control in 2010; and Saffron, So Quite Excellent in 2012. Saffron made the prestigious White Ravens List in 2010 and also made the Storylines Notable Book Awards for Junior Fiction List the same year. The Saffron series is still growing, with Saffron having a monthly column in a New Zealand children’s magazine.
Victoria now lives in Auckland with her husband and their three children, and she spends every free minute of the day writing and illustrating.
 
Selected bibliography:
  • Saffron (Penguin 2009).
  • Saffron, I Have Everything Under Control (Penguin 2010).
  • Curly From Shirley text by Emma Pullar (Pear Jam Books 2011).
  • Saffron, So Quite Excellent (Penguin 2012).
 Awards:
  • White Ravens List 2010 for Saffron.
  • Storylines Notable Book Awards 2010 Junior Fiction List for Saffron.
Other resources:
 

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Page checked and updated February 2013.

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