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November is Picture Book Month


Did you know that November is Picture Book Month? It was created in response to the New York Times article that appeared last October claiming that the picture book was dead. Well, the movement to prove it’s very much alive has taken a more public awareness this month. A fellow Fort Collins children’s book writing coach and industry advocate wrote an article about the Importance of Children’s Books. Read what Laura Backes has to say.