Hill, Anthony (Robert)

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HILL, Anthony (Robert)

HILL, Anthony (Robert). Australian, b. 1942. Genres: Novellas/Short stories, Children's fiction, Young adult fiction, Antiques/Furnishings. Career: Melbourne Herald, Australia, journalist, 1960-75; Australian Financial Review, Canberra, journalist, 1976-77; self-employed antiques dealer in New South Wales, Australia, 1977-82; freelance journalist in Canberra, 1982-89; Office of the Governor-General of Australia, Canberra, speechwriter, 1989-99; full-time writer, 1999-. Publications: JUVENILE FICTION: Birdsong, 1988; The Burnt Stick, 1994; Spindrift, 1996; The Grandfather Clock, 1996. OTHER: Antique Furniture in Australia, 1985; The Bunburyists (nonfiction), 1985; Growing Up & Other Stories, 1999; Soldier Boy, 2001; Forbidden, 2002; Young Digger, 2002. Address: c/o Penguin Books Australia Ltd., PO Box 701, Hawthorn, VIC 3122, Australia.