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Preview March/April 2014 Horn Book Magazine

Special Issue: Illustration

March/April 2014 Horn Book MagazineLeonard S. Marcus interviews publisher Neal Porter about picture books.

Classic Horn Book: Jon Scieszka and Molly Leach’s seminal article “Design Matters” — now in color.

Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast blogger Julie Danielson looks at hand-crafted versus digital art.

Lolly Robinson talks with Molly Bang about illustrating picture book nonfiction.

Shadra Strickland on being a black woman in the illustration world.

Lily Rothman describes her life as an art student at RISD.

Horn Book reviewer Thom Barthelmess asks: “What Makes a Good Book Cover?”

Author/illustrator Mônica Carnesi discusses art notes (or the lack thereof) in picture books.

Studio Views: Thirteen illustrators discuss their favorite media.

From The Guide: Wordless picture books.

Cadenza: Calling Caldecott blogger Robin L. Smith’s “Reading Picture Books 101.”

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