Morning Notes: How a Picture Book Is Made Edition
A Fuse #8 Production is up to something. A grassroots award for funny books she’s calling the Danzinger Awards. I am in full support of this idea. Click here to find out more.
The A.V. Club is not a fan the new Winnie-the-Pooh movie. Click here to read.
VIOLA DAVIS WRITING NEW CORDUROY CHILDREN”S STORY
Real head line alert! Click here to read.
I have outsourced all book buzz to Mile High Reading, who recently released not one but two collections of 2018 picture books to look for. A lot of good-looking stuff here:
If you’re a writer or aspiring writer looking for some voyeuristic pleasure, look no further than Writing Middle Grade – A Look at the Numbers, over at author Hannah Holt’s website. She polled a bunch of middle grade authors on all sorts of topics and has the charts and graphs to prove it.
Thanks to @ErinDealey for bringing this to my attention. Jolie will voice Stella.
— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) October 16, 2017
Straight outta 1976! Picture book making with Steven Kellogg:
About Travis Jonker
Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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