great goal marvellous mark

Great Goal!

Marvellous Mark!

by Katrina Germein and Janine Dawson

Get ready for a great game of footy. There's plenty of ac on and masses of mud. Who will kick the first goal? Who will take the best mark? And will the yellow team win? A zippy, colourful, wet and muddy children's weekend footy game that relates to all budding AFL champions & their families. 

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ISBN: 9781925272666 (hardback)

9781925272673 (paperback)

Publication date: June 2017

Extent: 32-page picture book    

Format: Landscape

Price: AUD$24.95 (hardback)

AUD$16.95 (paperback)

Category: Alphabet book for children

Age guide: Preschool

Also by Katrina Germein

  • Thunderstorm Dancing
  • My Dad Thinks He's Funny
  • Big Rain Coming

Also by Janine Dawson

  • Jack Russel, Dog Detective
  • Christmas at Home
  • Fly In, Fly Out Dad

About the Author

Katrina Germein writes heartfelt Australian picture books. Published internationally, her much-loved titles include the best-selling books Big Rain Coming and My Dad Thinks He’s Funny. Many of Katrina’s stories have won notable commendations from the Children’s Book Council of Australia, been shortlisted in the Speech Pathology Book of the Year Awards and featured on popular children’s television shows, such as Play School. Katrina holds a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education and continues to teach part time.


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About the Illustrator

Janine Dawson’s favourite book as a kid was Dr Seuss’ One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish. She was forever drawing as a youngster. After leaving school she worked in animation in Australia & overseas for many years before turning to illustrating children’s books in the early 1990s. 

Katrina Germein 


Janine Dawson Illustrator