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Scott Tulloch

Scott Tulloch 2017-476Scott Tulloch is a self-taught New Zealand author and illustrator. He has illustrated more than 25 books, many of which are written by other New Zealand authors. However he particularly likes to write and illustrate his own books, using pictures as much as words to tell the story. His books often reflect his observations on the daftness of human behaviour. Scott was born in Wellington in 1966, educated in the Hutt Valley, moved to the Wairarapa to raise a daughter and currently lives in Wanaka.
Scott is a regular speaker at schools and enjoys sharing his love of reading, writing and illustration with kids and teachers alike - and he knows how to make them laugh.

Selected bibliography:
  • Willy’s Dad (HarperCollins 2007).
  • Willy’s Mum (HarperCollins 2008).
  • Echo and Hush text by V.M. Jones (HarperCollins 2008).
  • Willy’s Grandpa (HarperCollins 2009).
  • The Naughtiest Puppy text by V.M. Jones (HarperCollins 2009).
  • Piggy Pogget (HarperCollins 2009).
  • Young MacDonald Had a Farm text by Anna Crosbie (HarperCollins 2009).
  • Sammy Goes to the World Cup text by Michele Cox (HarperCollins 2010).
  • Young MacDonald Goes to the Show text by Anna Crosbie (HarperCollins 2010).
  • On the Road to Tuapeka text by Ben Brown (Scholastic 2011).
  • Tom & the Dragon text by Juliette MacIver (Scholastic 2011).
  • The Silly Goat Gruff (Scholastic 2013)
  • My Daddy Ate An Apple written by Craig Smith (Scholastic 2013)
  • Square Eyes written by Craig Smith (Scholastic 2013)
  • I Am Not A Worm! (Scholastic 2014)
  • Finalist, BPANZ Design Award 2008 (Willy's Dad)
  • Finalist, Russell Clarke Illustration Award 2008 (Willy's Dad)
  • Storylines Notable Book Award 2011 (Naughty Kids' Book of Nature, written by Des Hunt)
  • Storylines Notable Book Award 2012, Picture Books List, (Tom and the Dragon, written by Juliette MacIver)
  • Storylines Notable Book Award 2015 (I Am Not A Worm!)
  • Finalist, NZCYA Picture Book of the Year 2015 (I Am Not A Worm!)
  • Finalist, NZCYA Children's Choice Picture Book 2015 (I Am Not A Worm!)
Other resources
Website:     http://scottlucyt.wix.com/scotttulloch
Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/scotttullochillustrator/

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