Caroline Magerl

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Caroline Magerl is an award-winning and internationally distinguished illustrator, cartoonist and painter, who is recognized as a unique and arresting presence. Her work spans from dark, enigmatic oil paintings, through incisive cartoons, to lively children’s book illustrations. It has been exhibited in a variety of galleries and art fairs and celebrated in numerous publications. She was awarded the Crichton Award, presented by the Children’s Book Council of Australia, in recognition of her talent in the field of children’s book illustration. She was also the recipient of a grant from the Australian Council for the Arts to write and illustrate a children’s book. Caroline lives in Queensland with her husband and daughter.

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  • A Bank Street College of Education 2017 "Best Children's Books of the Year" Rose and The Wish Thing
  • Crichton Award 2001: Grandma’s Shoes.

Books Published

Client list:

Penguin Books Australia
Walker Books
Walker Books UK