Click on the covers for details, notes, links and to buy each book – more covers below.


Soldier Boy sells 100,000 copies

Summer 2018 Newsletter


Captain Cook's Apprentice NEW EDITION

Young Digger film rights – James Martin scholarship

  Animal Heroes   second edition – Nine new stories and updates


    Welcome to Anthony Hill's home page 

Anthony Hill is an award-winning Australian author of 18 books of stories ranging from the First and Second World Wars, soldier settlement, prisoners of war, boy soldiers and war orphans to the Aboriginal 'Stolen Generations'.  His best-selling books include  Soldier Boy, The Burnt Stick, The Story of Billy Young, Young Digger and just out For Love of Country. Anthony writes for adults and younger readers.

He has the unique skill of writing books which cross over from a younger audience to an adult readership... Christopher Bantick.

Anthony's Books. Click on the menu buttons (left) for notes and links for each of Anthony's books ... and  About Anthony's background as a writer, journalist, and speech-writer for the Governor-General.

eBooks. Many of Anthony's books are now eBooks. Click on the menu button for links and prices. The Burnt Stick, Growing Up & Other Stories, Spindrift and Nganbra are new out as eBooks.

Markets.  Old Bus Depot Markets, Canberra,  Sunday 13 January 2019 10-4 (Collectables)

Newsletters. Click on the Newsletters button on the menu list (left). Just published Summer 2018 Newsletter:

Bulletproof! 100 Years of War, Anzac and Children's Books (CBCA 2014)

New find: Admiral Isaac Manley's Map (Captain Cook Society journal)

 'Young Digger': great new photos discovered


Click on the covers for details, notes and links on each book