Aaron Blabey


Aaron Blabey is most widely known for his well-loved, best-selling children's picture books for which he has won many awards including an INDIE Book Award for Children's Book of the Year, a Children's Book Council of Australia - Book of the Year Award, a NSW Premiers Literary Award for Children's Literature, two Australian Book Design Awards, two KOALA Awards, two YABBA Awards and a Children's Peace Literature Award.

Aaron is the creator of two series for children, The Bad Guys and Pig the Pug, which have both been translated into many languages and are published in over 25 countries including the USA, the UK, Canada, France, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, India, Turkey, China, Japan, South Korea and Brazil. He's also written lots of other picture books, including Busting!, Thelma the Unicorn, Piranhas Don't Eat Bananas and Guff.

Aaron has also been the National Literacy Ambassador and is a proud supporter for the Alannah and Madeline Foundation.

In 2018, it was announced that a movie adaptation of The Bad Guys is in development at DreamWorks Animitation, with Aaron as Executie Producer.

Stories read by Aaron Blabey