Naturally, I feel quite strongly about this particular subject. There have been some wonderful recent blog posts by different authors with their take on picture books and the role they play in our lives. I want to give a big thank you to the Picture Book Month blog for gathering all of these great articles by immensely talented authors and illustrators. Here are just a few of my favorite posts. Just click on the name of book cover to read each one. Oh, and you may want to pick up a few of their books for the holidays.
WHY PICTURE BOOKS ARE IMPORTANT, by