A Podcast About Creating and Sharing Picture Books


Nate Wragg – Monsters, Trucks, Ninjas and Telling a Visual Story

Today’s featured book is a Halloween special … MONSTER TRUCKS by Anika Denise and illustrated by Nate Wragg. Sometimes it’s hard to believe that such a perfect picture book idea hasn’t been done. But boy I’m thankful Anika and Nate where the two that made it […] Launch Show



Tom Booth – The Character Design of 100 Historical Figures

Tom Booth is the character designer and illustrator behind WHO WINS?: 100 HISTORICAL FIGURES GO HEAD-TO-HEAD. I’ve learned more about history from playing with this interactive book than I thought was possible […] Launch Show


Mike Lowery – Talks Like a Pirate

Mike Lowery is known for his ability to talk like a pirate. So he was the perfect guest to have on during TALK LIKE A PIRATE DAY. Mike also wrote and illustrated THE PURSUIT OF THE PESKY PIZZA PIRATE […] Launch Show

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Next Episode • Nov. 2, 2016 • Melissa Sweet



Hi, I’m Nick, a children’s author-illustrator. I’ll be sharing everything I learn about making picture books from the people who create our favorites.


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