Bob Graham‘s picture books reflect his surroundings and familiar daily events with a depth of perception, gentleness, warmth and humanity. A number have been endorsed by Amnesty International and many have won awards nationally and internationally, including, the Kate Greenaway Medal, Globe-Horn Book Award the KIND Award, the Smarties prize and the Charlotte Zolotow Award and seven CBCA Book of the Year Awards. He was Australia’s Hans Christian Andersen Medal nominee in 2012.