Episode 4 - Words and Pictures

Picture books are comprised of words and pictures … but they’re really made up of so much more than that.


  • Daniel Miyares

  • Lauren Vaughan Yockel

  • Dr. Rudine Sims Bishop



Daniel Miyares

Children’s Picturebooks: The art of visual storytelling by Martin Salisbury and Morag Styles

Words about Pictures: The Narrative Art of Children’s Picture Books by Perry Nodelman

Picture This by Molly Bang

Looking at Pictures in Picture Books by Jane Doonan

Visual Thinking Strategies

Finding the Space Between Words and Images: Inside an Illustrator’s Process by Daniel Miyares

Writing is Naming the World by Avi - 2003 Newbery Award Acceptance Speech

Jessica Love (The Children’s Book Podcast #438)

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