The Art of Visual Storytelling
Laurence King, Paperback, 9781856697385, 192pp.
Publication Date: February 8, 2012
Morag Styles is Professor of Children's Literature at the University of Cambridge. She is the author of Art, Narrative and Childhood (2003).
"Essential for a book about picture books, this guide contains a wealth of picture book covers, page spreads, and initial sketches covering a very wide range of styles." Library Journal, March 1, 2012
New York Times: "It is a tutorial on what it means to be a children's book author and illustrator...."
From Brain Pickings/The Atlantic.com: "...a rigorously researched and compellingly curated survey of a tremendously important storytelling medium, one that equips young minds with a fundamental understanding not only of the world but also of its visual language."