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RiP Kevin Burgemeestre

Children’s book author and illustrator Kevin Burgemeestre has died, aged 59. Burgemeestre’s 30-year career included illustrating Hazel Edwards’ Antarctic Dad (Lothian), Val Marshall and Bronwyn Tester’s Bernard Was a Bike (Scholastic) and Lucy Farmer’s Uncle Eddie and the Hippos (Walker Books). He also wrote the picture book B is for Bravo...

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Category: Obituaries