Anthony Browne (author)
Browne in 2010
|Born||Anthony Edward Browne|
11 September 1946
Sheffield, United Kingdom
|Genre||Children's picture books|
|Notable awards||Kate Greenaway Medal |
Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration
|Children||Joe Browne (b 1982), Ellen Browne|
Anthony Edward Tudor Browne (born 11 September 1946, in Sheffield)  is a British writer and illustrator of children's books, mainly picture books, with nearly forty titles to his name. For his lasting contribution as a children's illustrator he won the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2000. From 2009 to 2011 he was Children's Laureate.
References[change | change source]
- "Anthony (Edward Tudor) Browne (1946–) Biography". Net Industries. Retrieved 26 December 2007.
- "Anthony Browne". Author & Illustrator Archive. The Wee Web (theweeweb.co.uk). Retrieved 26 December 2007.
- "Browne, Anthony". Original artwork from children's book illustrators. Images of Delight. Archived from the original on 29 September 2007. Retrieved 26 December 2007.
- Flood, Alison (9 June 2009). "Gorilla artist Anthony Browne becomes children's laureate". The Guardian.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Anthony Browne Personal website
- Browne Works by or about Anthony Browne (author) in libraries (WorldCat catalog)
- Anthony Browne index at The Guardian —includes one Gallery (14 pictures)
- Anthony Browne at Children's Book Illustration —with extensive Gallery