Celebrating Colin Thiele


The much loved and world renowned Australian author, Colin Thiele died on 4 September. Thiele was the author of numerous works of fiction for children and adults. His most well known novel is the classic Storm Boy which was made into a great film, also titled Storm Boy (available in the CSU Library). Other well known works include Blue Fin and Sun on the Stubble. Read more about Colin Thiele in this obituary in The Age newspaper.

Check the CSU Library catalogue (keyword search for ‘Thiele’) to locate resources by, and about Colin Thiele.

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  1. I’m glad somewhere remembered Colin Thiele. I’m sure he touched just as many people as Peter Brock or Steve Irwin, but in a much quieter manner. Storm Boy was an excellent book and movie.

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