Category: Picture Book of the Month

  • The Gingerbread Man: Loose in the School

    This blog breaks down and analyzes one amazing picture book every month.  It’s one thing to read about the techniques that make a great children’s story, but in order to really master those techniques– it’s best to see them in action. STORY/PLOT:  The Gingerbread Man: Loose in the school is a little bit like a […]

  • Nugget & Fang

    This blog breaks down and analyzes one amazing picture book every month.  It’s one thing to read about the techniques that make a great children’s story, but in order to really master those techniques– it’s best to see them in action. If you want to be notified when a new blog comes out, make sure […]

  • Once Upon a Twice

    Written by Denise Doyen and illustrated by Barry Moser This Blog breaks down and analyzes the components of one excellent picture book every month.  Its one thing to read about the techniques that make a great story, but in order to really learn what those techniques are—its best to see them in action.  If you […]

  • The Three Ninja Pigs

    A review and analysis of the meter, rhyme and story elements in the picture book The Three Ninja Pigs by Corey Rosen Schwartz, illustrated by Dan Santat.