A Podcast About Creating and Sharing Picture Books

Jonah Winter – The Secret Project

Today’s featured picture book is about the atomic bomb. What I find fascinating about this book is the words you will not read. Atomic Bomb, Manhattan Project, WWII, Japan and Germany never appear. So what are you left with? What do you see? What does it mean? We talk with this story’s author, Jonah Winter, about this chilling and powerful picture book […] Launch Show


Gilbert Ford – The Marvelous Things That Come From Nonfiction Picture Books

Gilbert Ford is the author and illustrator of some amazing nonfiction picture books about toys, fairs and war […] Launch Show


Ruth Spiro – My Babies Love Quarks!

Ruth Spiro is the author of the BABY LOVES SCIENCE series. We discuss the first two books in the series, BABY LOVES AEROSPACE ENGINEERING and BABY LOVES QUARKS […] Launch Show

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Next Episode • March 29, 2017 • David Ezra Stein



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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