Anna Walker

Author / Illustrator

Anna Walker works from a studio in Melbourne, Australia shared with wooly and feathery creatures. She writes and illustrates stories for children inspired by tiny details in the world around her.

She completed Certificate of Art and Design, (Box Hill TAFE) and a Bachelor of Design Degree with Honours (Swinburne University). She then worked as a designer/illustrator at The Age for one year, before freelancing in design and illustration for a range of publishers and clients. She is now an author and Illustrator of picture books.

Anna’s picture book Mr Huff won Book of the Year (Early Childhood) in the 2016 Children’s Book Council of Australia awards and was shortlisted in the 2016 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards. She released a new book, Go Go and the Silver Shoes, with Jane Godwin in 2018.

Stories read by Anna Walker