Christina Booth

Christina Booth
Christina Booth

Christina is a Tasmanian children’s author and illustrator who originally trained as a teacher and landscape artist. Her career began working as an illustrator to some fantastic authors like Colin Thiele, Max Fatchen and Christobel Mattingly. Her first picture book A Devils Tale was published by Hachette in 2007.

Notable Publications


  • Purinina: A Devils Tale, 2007
  • Too Many Sheep, 2016
  • Welcome Home, 2014
  • Potato Music, 2010
  • Kip, 2009

Children’s Book Illustrations

  • Blossum Possum
  • I wish there were dinosaurs
  • The Carrum Sailing Club
  • In the Deep Red Desert
  • No Noise at our House
  • In the Deep Green Jungle
  • In the Deep Blue Sea
  • The Day I was History
  • Celebrate!
  • Nest Egg
  • Poetry All Sorts
  • Sun Warm Memories
  • See What I’ve Got