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Barbara Elleman

About Barbara Elleman

Barbara Elleman, former editor of Booklist's children's section and founding editor of Book Links, is the author of Tomie dePaola, His Art & His Stories and of Virginia Lee Burton: A Life in Art. She currently serves as an advisor to the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst.

Jerry Pinkney and the Power of Story: Profile of 2016 Wilder & CSK–Virginia Hamiliton Award Winner Jerry Pinkney

The power of story takes on new and exciting meaning when applied to the work of Jerry Pinkney. His choice of tales, his selection of words, the artistry of his pictures, and the way he brings these aspects together give power to the story. In exquisite and relevant ways, Jerry conveys a richness that lingers […]