Friday Links List - 10 November 2017

From the NYT: Seeking a Voice, via a Bilingual M.F.A., in Writing and in Life

Children's book author/illustrator James Mayhew is offering a Master Class in Book Illustration at the National Gallery of Scotland in Edinburgh on 9 December

From Muddy Colors: Reference Manipulation - Pushing The Pose Or Portrait - LOVE these reference photos with their resulting illustrations!

From The Bookseller: 'Most Beautiful Book' shortlist reavealed

From Electric Lit: The Secret History of Cricket Magazine, the 'New Yorker for Children'

From The Scottish Book Trust: 8 Graphic Novels for Reluctant Readers

From The CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children's Book Awards - the 2018 Nominations! Congratulations especially to Elizabeth Wein for The Pearl Theif!

1 comment:

aldhammer said...

my son started reading Cricket in the mid 1970s when a friend took out a subscription as a leaving present when we returned to the UK after 2 years in San Diego. He absolutely adored it and still has a couple of the original magazines today. It was at that time a unique and special publication.