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A Picture Book Primer: Understanding and Using Picture Books

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Everything you want to know about picture books can be found in this simple and straightforward guide. After defining the picture book and describing its history and technological evolution, the author helps you better understand and appreciate picture books by describing how they're made-their anatomy, types of illustration, layouts, design elements, and typography-various types of pict... More
Book Information
PublisherLibraries Unlimited Inc
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages250
ISBN-101591584418
ISBN-13978-1591584414
Publication Date09/30/2008
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About Denise I. Matulka (Author) : I love PICTURE BOOKS! There is something special about picture books. The format that make them distinct within the children's book publishing, also make them unique from other visual media. A movie, ... more
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