Author(s): Glenda Millard; Rebecca Cool (Illustrator)
New paperback edition of the second collaboration by the award-winning team of Glenda Millard and Rebecca Cool; a celebration of the beauty and mystery of life in its many forms. For all creatures - the great and the small, the winged and the walking, the singing and the silent - we are thankful.
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.
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.