‘Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read.’ – Groucho Marx
Ian Trevaskis was born in Geelong, Victoria. In addition to teaching, he studied fine arts and has worked as a teacher of Arts/Crafts. He has written several children’s stories including Quincy which was a Children’s Book Council of Australia Notable Book in 1992, and The Postman’s Race which was a Children’s Book Council of Australia Notable Book in 1993. Ian now writes full time.
When he is not writing Ian enjoys long bike rides with his wife, skiing the back country of the Bogong High Plains and bush walking.