019: Katherine Roy – The Process of Making a Picture Book

Posted by on Jan 28, 2015 in Chatting
019: Katherine Roy – The Process of Making a Picture Book

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.

018: Samuel Valentino – Understanding Folklore Types

Posted by on Jan 14, 2015 in Chatting
018: Samuel Valentino – Understanding Folklore Types

Author-Illustrator Samuel Valentino talks about folklore types, making books for an audience of three and the story behind his Moonbeam Award-winning chapter book The Silver Rings.