By Melissa Stewart
Most people in the children’s literature community are familiar with picture book biographies, but did you know that there’s a second major category of nonfiction picture books?
It’s time to shine some light on concept picture books.
A concept picture book explores an abstract idea or process, and in many cases, offers a unique perspective or new way of seeing things.
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Roxie Munro & Julie Gribble shooting Ready Set Draw!
By Roxie Munro
In August of 2014, I traveled from my Long Island City studio to downtown New York City, lugging KIWiStorybook frames and rolled-up giant walk-in picture books, about to be the first author interviewed for the media start-up, KidLit TV.
The film crew, lighting technician, makeup artist, sound engineer, and Julie Gribble,
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