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For All Creatures

By Glenda Millard
Illustrated by Rebecca Cool

For all creatures - the great and the small, the winged and the walking, the singing and the silent - we are thankful.

This second collaboration by the award-winning team of Glenda Millard and Rebecca Cool is a celebration of the beauty and mystery of life in its many forms.

  • From the author and illustrator of the award-winning Isabella's Garden, comes a new companion title which readers will fall in love with. Celebrating animals from all over the world, including the Australian marsupial, the echidna.
  • For All Creatures was short-listed in the Picture Book of the Year category of the 2012 CBCA awards.
  • Isabella s Garden has received numerous awards including: Honour Book: Picture Book of the Year, Children s Book Council of Australia Awards, 2010; short-listed for the 2010 Queensland Premier s Literary Awards Children s Book Mary Ryan Award; short-listed for the Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards 2010, Lower Primary Category; and Rebecca Cool was short-listed for the 2010 Crichton Award, Children s Book Council of Australia 2010

About the author

Glenda Millard was born in the Goldfields region of Central Victoria and has lived in the area all her life. It wasn t until Glenda's four children became teenagers that she began to write in her spare time. She has been writing full-time since 1999 and has published several books for children. Her first book with Walker Books Australia, Isabella s Garden, has been awarded Honour Book in the Picture Book of the Year category in the 2010 Children s Book Council of Australia Awards, and has won a Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Award, Best Book for Language Development, Lower Primary Category (5-8 years), 2010; and short-listed the Queensland Premier s Literary Awards Children s Book Mary Ryan Award, 2010.

About the illustrator

Born in Western Australia, artist and illustrator Rebecca Cool lives on a rural property on the Margaret River, WA with her partner. Rebecca has studied at the Claremont School of Fine Art and has had her work shown at a number of exhibitions. Rebecca is happiest when she is painting and creating her charming, colourful and playful compositions. Her work features a combination of acrylic paint and fabric collage, and her strong, colourful works have a na ve charm reminiscent of European folk art. Isabella s Garden (written by Glenda Millard) is her first book and has received many awards including Honour Book, Picture Book of the Year category, Children s Book Council of Australia Awards, 2010. Rebecca was also short-listed for the Crichton Award in 2010.

Awards

2012: CBCA Awards

Shortlist

ISBN: 9781921529818
Imprint: WALKER BOOKS AUST
Distributor: Harper Collins Distribution Services for Australia and New Zealand
Binding: NON S
Release Date: August 1, 2011
Dimensions: 273 x 251mm, 32pp
Stock Status: STOCK
Australian RRP: $29.99
New Zealand RRP: $32.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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