HOW THIS BOOK WAS MADE by Mac Barnett , Adam Rex | Kirkus ReviewsAnd read it. MAC: When I visit schools, kids often ask me how a book is made. One day after I told it, a girl raised her hand and said that I should turn that story, the story about how a book is made, into a book. I thought about it, and decided she was right. Did either of you grown long, long beards by chance? I ignore it until my son complains, and then I shave it off again. ADAM: This book really did take a long time, because Mac wrote it and I agreed to illustrate it and then I proceeded to not do that for a few years.
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How This Book Was Made
Oct 24, Books we love , Picture books 0 comments. This post contains affiliate links, which means that Lu and Bean Read may receive a small commission at no additional cost to you on products purchased through external vendors. How this Book Was Made offers children a look into the long process of writing, editing, illustrating and manufacturing a picture book. This picture book, in fact. It reassures kids that even accomplished writers like Mac Barnett have to write 21 drafts of a page book, fight with their editors over recommended changes, and wait around wondering what takes their illustrator so darn long to draw the pictures.
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