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The Lost Thing by Oscar winner, Shaun Tan. (Congratulations, Shaun!)

“The Lost Thing” has won the Oscar for animated short film. Directed by Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann, the short film tells the story of a boy who finds a misshapen creature on a beach and tries to find a home for it. The movie is based on a children’s picture book by Tan. “The Lost Thing” was competing against “The Gruffalo,” “Let’s Pollute... Read more

by | February 28, 2011

Shaun Tan, author/illustrator of The Arrival, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Oscar Winner, Shaun Tan author/illustrator of The Arrival, The Red Tree, The Rabbits, The Lost Thing and more… Ten Terrifying Questions ————————————— 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? Born in Fremantle, r... Read more

by | July 20, 2010