All Year Round

All Year Round

Written by: Leduc, Emilie
Illustrated by: Leduc, Emilie
Translated by: Tanaka, Shelley
ages 2 to 5 / grades P to 1

A joyful look at the months of the year through the eyes of a young child.

From January through December, experience a world of color, wonder and silliness. March is for celebrating a birthday, July is for swimming upside down, September is for crunchy piles of leaves and December is for a kingdom all in white. Experience a whole year to play and celebrate!

Author and illustrator Emilie Leduc brings a vibrant year of childhood to life with her soft yet vivid illustrations and poetic text. Each month of the year shows off a new wonder, and the giddy smiles of the child in the story are sure to be contagious.

A joyful look at the months of the year through the eyes of a young child.

From January through December, experience a world of color, wonder and silliness. March is for celebrating a birthday, July is for swimming upside down, September is for crunchy piles of leaves and December is for a kingdom all in white. Experience a whole year to play and celebrate!

Author and illustrator Emilie Leduc brings a vibrant year of childhood to life with her soft yet vivid illustrations and poetic text. Each month of the year shows off a new wonder, and the giddy smiles of the child in the story are sure to be contagious.

Published By Groundwood Books Ltd — Jul 24, 2015
Specifications 28 pages | 8 in x 8 in
Written By

EMILIE LEDUC graduated in graphic design from the Université du Québec à Montreal in 2010. She studied animation at the Cégep du Vieux Montréal. She has worked as a graphic designer, animator and illustrator for various television series. In 2010, Emilie received the Michèle Lemieux Award for Illustration. All Year Round was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award for Illustration in 2012.

Emilie lives and works in Montreal.

Illustrated by

ÉMILIE LEDUC has worked as a graphic designer, animator and illustrator for various television series. In 2010, she received the Michèle Lemieux Award for Illustration. Her picture book All Year Round was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award for Illustration in 2012. Emilie lives and works in Montreal, Quebec.

Audience ages 2 to 5 / grades P to 1
Reading Levels Reading Recovery 17
Guided Reading J
Lexile AD480L

Short-listed, Governor General’s Literary Award for Children’s Illustration, 2012

Commended, CCBC Best Books for Kids and Teens, 2016