A picture books series about the extraordinary men and women who shaped Australia's history, beginning with our most famous bushranger, Ned Kelly.
Ned Kelly was a notorious bushranger.
He lived in Australia's earliest days.
He was daring and clever and bold.
In a suit made of iron he battled police.
And his story is still being told.
From Ned Kelly to Saint Mary Mackillop; Captain Cook to Douglas Mawson, the Meet... series of picture books tells the exciting stories of the men and women who shaped Australian history.
Penguin Random House Australia; March 2013
- ISBN: 9781742757209
- Read online, or download in secure ePub format
- Title: Meet... Ned Kelly
- Author: Janeen Brian; Matt Adams (ill.)
Imprint: Random House Australia
About The Author
Janeen Brian (Author)
Janeen Brian is an award-winning author of picture books, fiction, non-fiction, short fiction and poetry for young readers. Several of her books have been CBCA Notable or Honour Books, including I'm a Dirty Dinosaur (winner of the Speech Pathology Australia 2014 Children's Book of the Year Award) and I'm a Hungry Dinosaur. A former Primary School teacher, Janeen lives in South Australia.
Matt Adams (Illustrator)
Matt Adams is an award-winning illustrator and cartoonist. His work has appeared in MAD Magazine, as well leading Australian newspapers such as The Canberra Times and the The Australian. Matt lives with his family on the NSW Central Coast. This is his first picture book.