Children's Picturebooks: The Art of Visual Storytelling


Children's Picturebooks: The Art of Visual Storytelling
Martin Salisbury and Morag Styles
Laurence King, 2012
ISBN 9781856697385


Picture books have evolved into one the of the publishing industry's most vital formats. More than an introduction, this book explores key concepts and practices that contribute to the creation of picture books. Includes interviews with and case studies of illustrators from Australia, Belgium, Cuba, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, the United Kingdom, and United States.


A Brief History of the Picturebook
The Picturebook Maker's Art
The Picturebook and the Child
Word and Image, Word as Image
Suitable for Children?
Print and Process: The Shock of the Old
The Children's Publishing Industry