Lynne Polvino

Creating Picture Books In A Challenging And Changing Market

Originally Published: Jan. 8, 2012

By: Melanie Hope Greenberg

Clarion Editor Lynne Polvino, opened her talk for the November Tuesday Night Professional Series by asking the audience to think about their formative memories of the classic books they loved.  She suggested that we approach our careers as “a noble endeavor, an important and worthwhile undertaking, but one that is not easy. Creating and publishing a successful picture book takes a lot of work, practice, research, and honing of talent.”

She offered practical suggestions to navigate our noble endeavors into a published book. (more…)