Fraser, Conon

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FRASER, Conon

FRASER, Conon. British, b. 1930. Genres: Children's fiction, Children's non-fiction, Environmental sciences/Ecology, Geography, History, Homes/Gardens, Travel/Exploration. Career: Freelance writer. Television Producer, New Zealand Broadcasting Corp., 1964-69; Film Producer and Director, New Zealand National Film Unit, 1969-86. Publications: CHILDREN'S FICTION: Dead Man's Cave, 1954; The Green Dragon, 1955; Shadow of Danger, 1956; The Underground Explorers, 1957; The Underground River, 1959; The Scoter Island Adventure, 1959; Lim of Hong Kong, 1960; Oyster-catcher Bay, 1962; Brave Rescue, 1964. OTHER: With Captain Cook in New Zealand (children's non-fiction), 1963; Looking at New Zealand, 1969; (co-author) Gardens of New Zealand, 1975; Beyond the Roaring Forties, 1986; (co-ed.) Enderby Settlement Diaries (history), 2000. Address: 39A Henry Hill Rd, Taupo, New Zealand.