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  • Published: 27 September 2010
  • ISBN: 9780670073993
  • Imprint: Viking
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 32
  • RRP: $24.99

All Through the Year



A personal almanac of a little girl and her family that opens a window onto each month of her year. Superb, wistful illustrations and beautiful rhyming text that will take us all back to our childhoods.

Open this book and travel your way all through the year and treasure each day.

From this author/illustrator team comes a timeless account of a year in the life of an Australian family. Told through the eyes of a child and featuring each month of the year, here is a book to give, to share and to treasure.

  • Published: 27 September 2010
  • ISBN: 9780670073993
  • Imprint: Viking
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 32
  • RRP: $24.99

About the authors

Jane Godwin

Jane Godwin is an Australian children’s book publisher, and also the highly acclaimed author of over twenty books for children, across all styles and ages. Her work is published internationally and she has received many commendations, including the Queensland Premier’s Award (Children’s Books), the Aurealis Award and the Animal Welfare Award, and shortlistings in the CBC Book of the Year Awards, the Prime Minister’s Literary Award, the New South Wales State Literary Award (Patricia Wrightson Prize) the YABBA Awards, the Speech Pathology Awards, The Family Award for Children’s Books, and the Australian Book Industry Awards.

Anna Walker

Anna Walker writes and illustrates children's books and is based in Melbourne. Crafted with pencil, ink and collage, Anna's illustrations are inspired by the everyday details of life and the amusing antics of her menagerie. Anna's picture book, Mr Huff, which she wrote and illustrated, won the 2016 CBCA Book of the Year for Early Childhood and was shortlisted in the 2016 Prime Minister's Literary Awards. Together with Jane Godwin, Anna has also created many beautiful picture books, most recently Go Go and the Silver Shoes.Anna's most recent picture books as author-illustrator are the highly acclaimed Florette and the delightful Lottie and Walter.

Awards & recognition

Prime Minister's Literary Award

Highly commended  •  2011  •  Children's Fiction

CBCA Book of the Year Awards

Notable Book  •  2011  •  Early Childhood

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