Terry Denton (born 26 July 1950) is an Australian illustrator and author. He is married and has three children. He is the second youngest of five boys and was born and grew up in Melbourne, Victoria.[1] Denton now lives in Mornington, Victoria.

Denton has written and illustrated more than 30 of his own books and illustrated numerous others for many notable Australian authors.[1] His own books include the Gasp! series, which has been adapted into an animated TV series of the same name (and aired on Nine Network and ABC3). His art and designs contributed heavily to style and stories of the children's TV series Lift Off.

Along with Andy Griffiths, Denton was a noted supporter of the September 2019 climate strikes[2]

Works

Author/Illustrator

With Andy Griffiths

Denton has developed an enduring and very popular partnership with writer Andy Griffiths and together they have produced:[5][6]

Illustration

Books by Mem Fox:

Books by Mark Greenwood:

Books by Paul Jennings and Ted Greenwood:

Books by Alison Lloyd:[8]

Books by Natalie Jane Prior

Books by Gillian Rubinstein

Other books:

Notes

  1. ^ a b "Author Terry Denton". Puffin & Puffin Books Australia. Retrieved 30 August 2007.
  2. ^ "Treehouse creators Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton back Global Climate Strike".
  3. ^ "About Terry". Terry Denton. Retrieved 17 February 2022.
  4. ^ "Gasp!". Terry Denton. Retrieved 17 February 2022.
  5. ^ "Books". Andy Griffiths. Retrieved 17 February 2022.
  6. ^ "The Treehouse Books". Terry Denton. Retrieved 17 February 2022.
  7. ^ "Jandamarra". Terry Denton. Retrieved 17 February 2022.
  8. ^ a b c "The Worm Who Knew Karate". Terry Denton. Retrieved 17 February 2022.
  9. ^ "Moonwalkers". Terry Denton. Retrieved 17 February 2022.

References