Synopsis

Award-winning and much-loved author and illustrator Anna Walker gives us a gentle, poignant, affirming and wise picture book sure to delight all ages.  Mr. Huff is a story about the clouds and the sunshine in each of our lives.Bill is having a bad day.Mr Huff is following him around and making everything seem difficult.Bill tries to get rid of him, but Mr Huff just gets bigger and bigger!Then they both stop, and a surprising thing happens . . .
Anna Walker
About the author

Anna Walker

Anna Walker writes and illustrates children's books and is based in Melbourne. Her charming studio is shared with a printmaker, Rosy the lamp, a few friendly plants, and knitted, woolly creatures. Working with pencil, ink and collage, Anna develops her characters and enjoys spending time with them before they venture out into the world. Her illustrations are inspired by the everyday details of life and the amusing antics of her menagerie. Anna's latest book with Penguin is Mr Huff, an exploration of how kids deal with the worrying feelings that can accompany a bad day. Together with Jane Godwin, Anna has also created a beautiful picture book for Christmas, called What Do You Wish For?

Books by Anna Walker

Related articles

Podcast: Katherine Johnsonon PhD to Novel with Paris Savages

Podcast

21 January 2020

Podcast: Katherine Johnsonon PhD to Novel with Paris Savages

    Podcast: Mary Moody on Life After the Loss of her Husband

    Podcast

    20 January 2020

    Podcast: Mary Moody on Life After the Loss of her Husband

      Book News: ARRA Finalists and SWF Save the Date

      News | Awards | Book Life

      20 January 2020

      Book News: ARRA Finalists and SWF Save the Date

        It's Important to Understand That You’re Not Alone: Q&A with Kevin Wilson, Author of Nothing to See Here

        News | Author Related

        20 January 2020

        It's Important to Understand That You’re Not Alone: Q&A with Kevin Wilson, Author of Nothing to See Here

          Bohemian Bondi: A Beachside Bookstore Inspired by a Famous Parisian Salon

          News | Book Life

          20 January 2020

          Bohemian Bondi: A Beachside Bookstore Inspired by a Famous Parisian Salon

            I Read Memoirs on Women's Rights in India: Q&A with A Murder at Malabar Hill's Author, Sujata Massey

            News | Author Related

            16 January 2020

            I Read Memoirs on Women's Rights in India: Q&A with A Murder at Malabar Hill's Author, Sujata Massey

              I'm Fascinated by Cults: Q&A with In the Clearing Author, J.P. Pomare

              News | Author Related

              16 January 2020

              I'm Fascinated by Cults: Q&A with In the Clearing Author, J.P. Pomare

                The Better Reading Team's 2020 Reading Resolutions

                News | Book Life

                16 January 2020

                The Better Reading Team's 2020 Reading Resolutions

                  2020 Indie Book Awards Shortlist Announced: Focus on Kids and YA

                  News | Awards

                  15 January 2020

                  2020 Indie Book Awards Shortlist Announced: Focus on Kids and YA

                  Remarkable Friendships: Better Reading on the Special Friendships Our Favourite Characters Shared

                  News | Book Life

                  15 January 2020

                  Remarkable Friendships: Better Reading on the Special Friendships Our Favourite Characters Shared

                  COMMENTS

                  Leave a Reply

                  Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *