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May 23, 2018

32 authors and illustrators come back on the show to answer the question ... Why picture books are important?

Juniper Bates, Amy June Bates, Josh Funk, Catia Chien, Alice Kuipers, Rowboat Watkins, Elise Parsley, Jon Burgerman, Ruth Spiro, Dan Santat, Aaron Zenz, Patrick Wensink, David Ezra Stein, Laura Gehl, Sherri...


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.

This is a recommended – best of Picturebooking...


Apr 8, 2015

Today we talk about success, pain, advice and more with Katherine Roy, Will Terry, Airlie Anderson, Fred Koehler & Carter Higgins.


Jan 28, 2015

What goes into making a non-fiction picture book? How do you start researching? And how do you balance story, design and information? I sit down with author-illustrator Katherine Roy to discuss in detail the messy process of telling a great story.


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May 1, 2014

Where to start Picturebooking?

With over one hundred episodes, there is a lot of audio to enjoy. Here is a shorter list of episodes you should put in your listening queue.

2018

Sophie BlackallGrace LinStevie Lewis

2017

Aaron Reynolds • Katherine Roy (2017 & 2015) • Vanessa Brantley-Newton

2016

Melissa...