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Who is Anthony Browne?




Anthony Browne is a children's author/illustrator and lives in Kent.

He was born in Sheffield in 1946, and grew up in Yorkshire. He studied graphic design at Leeds College of Art and first worked as an illustrator for medical textbooks, then as a greeting card designer.  His popular book, Gorilla (1983) started out as a picture designed for a birthday card. It won a Kate Greenaway Medal and a Kurt Maschler Award in 1983.

In 2000 he won the Hans Christian Andersen Award for services to children's literature, and from 2009 to 2011 he was Children's Laureate. His 2014 book, Willy's Stories, was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal in 2016.

Anthony Browne has written and illustrated many books.  He has won many prizes for his books.



We hear from today's Author of the Day Anthony Browne

VIDEO: We hear from today's Author of the Day Anthony Browne today at #LBF15

Voices in the Park by Anthony Browne, read by Ruth Merttens | Storytelling from Hamilton Trust

Ruth Merttens reads 'Voices in the Park' by Anthony Browne.Four different voices tell us about their trip to the park.Hamilton are providing free packs for E...

Gorilla by Anthony Browne - Give Us A Story!

The classic story of a lonely girl, a friendly gorilla, and their amazing night out.

Piggy Book by Anthony Browne | Story Time

Piggy Book Read Aloud This book was recorded for beginner-level English speakers. If you'd like to listen faster, please adjust the playback speed in the vi...

My Mum - Anthony Browne

Read by M - Year 2/ United KingdomA warm, funny tribute to #Mum and to #mums everywhere, by the brilliant author/illustrator #AnthonyBrowne.Xem Video HD tại ...

My Dad - Anthony Browne

Read by M - Year 2/ United KingdomBố tớ - My Dad by Anthony BrowneCopyright © 2016 My Five-a-Day​: Đọc cùng con dịchBố tớ được phết đấy!Chẳng ngại gì đâu nh...

[Read Aloud] Willy the Wimp by Anthony Browne

Read Aloud] Willy the Wimp by Anthony Browne(Lexile: 520L / AR: 2.8) # Willy and Hugh by Anthony Browne: Willy the Champ by Ant...

Into the Forest (Anthony Browne) BOOK READ ALOUD

Title: Into the ForestAuthor: Anthony BrowneIllustrator: Anthony BrowneMusic: Epidemicsound

Silly Billy by Anthony Browne

Silly Billy by Anthony Browne

'Willy The Wizard' by Anthony Browne ❤ Read by Karen Salter Poole ❤🦋✨

This one is for you Albert! ❤🦋✨