Andy Griffiths is one of Australia’s most popular children’s authors. Andy is best known for The Treehouse series, the JUST! books and The Day My Bum Went Psycho. Over the last 20 years Andy’s books have been New York Times bestsellers, adapted for the stage and television and won more than 50 Australian children’s choice awards. Andy, a passionate advocate for literacy, is an ambassador for The Indigenous Literacy Foundation and The Pyjama Foundation.
|BORN||3 September 1961|
|FAMILY||Married with 2 daughters (no pets)|
|STARTED WRITING||Aged 6|
|FIRST PUBLISHED BOOK||Just Tricking! (1997)|
|BOOKS PUBLISHED SO FAR||28|
|FAVOURITE BOOK/SERIES||The Treehouse Series|
|GETS HIS IDEAS FROM||Books, movies, music and real life|
|FAVOURITE AUTHORS||Dr Seuss, Enid Blyton, Lewis Carroll|
|NEXT BOOK||The 78-Storey Treehouse|
|HOBBIES||Reading, movies, music, cycling, swimming|
Andy will be visiting South Africa in February 2017!