Linnet Hunter

Linnet Hunter was the picture book reviewer for ABR.

Linnet Hunter reviews 'Tough Lester' by Nette Hilton, illus. Craig Smith, 'Highway' by Nadia Wheatley, illus. Andrew McLean, 'The Viewer' by Gary Crew, illus. Shaun Tan

June 1998, no. 201 01 June 1998
It is the often hapless task of the reviewer to draw together observations on the aspirations and creations of up to six people into a seamless and riveting piece of critical prose. Sometimes it is just not possible, as is the case here, when all these three books have in common is that they are picture books, and will probably be found somewhere near each other in a bookshop or library. ... (read more)