Phil Cummings

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Phil Cummings is a South Australian children's fiction author. Born in Port Broughton, his first book, "Goodness Gracious", was published in 1989.[1][2] Since then he has published over 40 children's novels.

Two of Cummings' works have been turned into theatrical productions. Windmill Performing Arts produced a production of "Boom Bah!" in 2008,[3] and John Schumann composed a musical version of "Danny Allen was here" for the 2012 Festival of Music.[1]


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  1. ^ a b Heuzenroeder, Catherine (1 July 2012). "Children's author draws from book of life". ABC Riverland. Retrieved 16 September 2012
  2. ^ "Bio. "Phil Cummings". Retrieved 16 September 2012
  3. ^ Bryne, Matt (11 July 2008). "Boom Bah! by Windmill Performing Arts". Adelaide Now. Retrieved 16 September 2012
  4. ^ a b "Phil Cummings", Premier's Reading Challenge, South Australia. Retrieved 16 September 2012.
  5. ^ Bogle, Deborah. (5 February 2008). Festival Awards for Literature shortlist announced. Adelaide Now. Retrieved 16 September 2012

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