June 24, 2016

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Read A Picture…Book | Bold New Titles for Bolstering Visual Literacy and Discussing Design

a long way away

Packed with child appeal, these tantalizingly creative titles will fortify reading skills and engender enthusiasm for literature, as they challenge readers’ imaginations.

Pick of the Day: Exclamation Mark

yellow square with smiley face exlamation mark

A fun treatment of punctuation

SLJ 2012 Day of Dialog: Pushing the Picture Book Envelope

(l. to r.) Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Jon Klassen, Tom Lichtenheld, D.B. Johnson, & Mac Barnett

The picture book isn’t dead—in fact, it might be entering a golden age, say some of the most talented and innovative children’s book creators during SLJ’s Day of Dialog.