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Welcome to the temporary home of Picturebooking:
a podcast that showcases the authors and illustrators behind your favorite children's books.

My name is Nick Patton and I'm the host of Picturebooking. If you're a listener of the show I'm interested in asking you two big questions: 

1. Who are you? Let me know who you are by answering one of my favorite questions.

2. Is picturebooking important to you? I need listener support to continue the show in it's current format.

Feb 1, 2018

This is Picturebooking's last post at All The Wonders. For future episodes go to

Today we have two separate interviews with the creators of the picture book MY PILLOW KEEPS MOVING. This funny and sweet story is about a man who tries to buy a pillow and ends up with a new best friend.

Today we have...

Jan 1, 2018

Books that have a friendship theme.

First, Sue Hendra introduces us to NORMAN THE SLUG WITH THE SILLY SHELL. Norman longs to be a snail-if only he could find a shell! This slug goes to hilarious lengths to fit in.

Next, Anne Marie Pace shares her latest picture book, GROUNDHUG DAY (illustrated by Christopher Denise)....

Dec 1, 2017

I love story time during the holidays and today we have three books to add to your holiday collection.

First Nicola Killen takes us on a child's magic journey that starts when she wakes to hear the jingling of bells in THE LITTLE REINDEER.

Then we learn about MR. DOG'S CHRISTMAS AT THE HOLLOW TREE INN. This book...

Nov 1, 2017

26 award winning authors and illustrators share things they wrote and drew as kids in the inspirational book, OUR STORY BEGINS. Editor Elissa Brent Weissman stops by the pod to introduce the collection with cameos by Chris Grabenstein, Grace Lin, Jarrett J. Krosoczka, Marla Frazee, Peter Lerganis and Tom Angleberge.

Oct 4, 2017

Author and illustrator Katherine Roy stops by the pod to talk about her latest non-fiction picture book HOW TO BE AN ELEPHANT. Somehow the conversation ties in these amazing animals, her book about them and the balance of parenthood and artistic expression.