How do you make a picture book? Well, you need an author, an illustrator, and . . . a dog?!
Acclaimed author Chris Barton and his trusty pooch Ernie show readers how to make a nonfiction picture book . . . about Ernie! From coming up with ideas, researching, and writing a first draft to finding the perfect illustrator, deciding what goes on the cover, and getting every last wrod--er, word--just right, you'll see how a book is made from beginning to end.
From acquisitions and editing to graphic design and dog treats, find out what's required to bring a book to life. This title perfectly blends how-to and humor for an informative look at book publishing. And look, this is part of the marketing step!
Author: Chris Barton
Publisher: Millbrook Press (Tm)
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 11.20h x 9.30w x 0.50d
Audience: Ages 9-12
Kirkus Reviews 10/15/2021
Booklist 10/15/2021 pg. 40
Publishers Weekly 11/01/2021