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Andy Griffiths
Born Andrew Griffiths
3 September 1961 (1961-09-03) (age 48)
Melbourne, Australia
Occupation Author
Genres Children's literature
Official website

Andrew "Andy" Griffiths (born 3 September 1961 in Melbourne) is an Australian children's book author and comedy writer. He is most notable for his Just! series, which was converted into an animated television series called What's with Andy?. Originally a vocalist with an 80s alternative rock band called "Gothic Farmyard", in the 1992 he turned to serious writing.

Andy Griffiths has been to a number of book readings and he loves reading his books to young fans.





Short story collections

  • The Bad Book (2004)
  • The Cat on the Mat Is Flat (2006)
  • The Big Fat Cow That Goes Kapow! (2008)
  • Three for Free (a limited edition that contains 3 stories from the just series)
  • The Very Bad Book (Announced 2010)

Schooling Around series

Just! series

Just Macbeth!

In 2007, Griffiths wrote Just Macbeth!, a modern version of the play Macbeth, by William Shakespeare, starred by the Just! series characters. It was produced by Bell Shakespeare Company. A book adaption was released in July 2009.


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