Andrew Lansdown, Hovea Music Press author
His fantasy novel, With My Knife (released in Australia by Omnibus Books and in the USA by Scholastic), was shortlisted for the 1994 National Children's Book Award and the 1994 Western Australian Young Readers' Award. The sequel, Dragonfox, was published by Scholastic Australia in early 1997.
The poems in The Weight of the Baby were written for his son Jesse, the fourth of five children he and his wife, Susan, have brought with gladness into the world.
© HMP 1997. May be used in programme notes.
...where eucalypts green-tip the sky (various authors)
Marri with Nuts and Breaking Out (musical settings by Margaret Dylan Jones)