February 4, 2022 by Betsy Bird
Sometimes a board book is so beautiful, only the loveliest of book trailers will suffice. Today we celebrate the upcoming publication of the latest from Aaron Becker.
September 25, 2021 by Betsy Bird
Like book trailers? Like googly eyes? Then, baby, you're going to love today's premiere from Erica Perl and Jonathan Fenske.
September 1, 2021 by Betsy Bird
Multi-Caldecott Award winning creator David Wiesner gives me a rundown on the history of wordless picture books (worth an academic course right there) and the exhibit he curated with the Carle called Speechless: The Art of Wordless Picture Books.
August 26, 2021 by Betsy Bird
Today I premiere the trailer for the latest book in the trilogy, Friends Forever. Coming out August 31st the book takes place when Shannon was in 8th grade and all the awfulness (and wonder) of middle school proceeds.
May 13, 2021 by Betsy Bird
I discuss the new picture book Oddbird with its creator Derek Desierto and premiere the book trailer.
April 16, 2021 by Betsy Bird
Is it already the Halloween season? It is not, and yet here we are considering the latest Pete Oswald/Eric Geron picture book, Poultrygeist. And why not? Roadkill doesn't take a holiday, after all.
March 22, 2021 by Betsy Bird
Today, it is my infinite pleasure to help reveal the brand new book trailer for New York Times-bestselling author Jory John (The Bad Seed, The Good Egg, etc.) and illustrator Erin Kraan's brand new picture book Something’s Wrong! (on sale March 23).
March 5, 2021 by Betsy Bird
A video interview with the author, illustrator, and fans of the strangest, most charming, Dutch import of 2020.
February 24, 2021 by Betsy Bird
Seems to me that if you're going to make a video out of a picture book that relies heavily on music, you need to put your back into it. And this one has some gusto! Some pizzazz!
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