ERIC Number: EJ606414
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Brave New Worlds: The Changing Image of the Picture Book.
Goldstone, Bette P.
New Advocate, v12 n4 p331-43 Fall 1999
Reviews five established features of traditional picture books. Discusses new artistic conventions that have emerged in newer picture books, including: complexity of visual image, increase in multiple viewing perspectives, disintegrating the surface plane, a change in concept of the page, and a loss of narrative linearity. Provides selection criteria to consider in picture books. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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