Books and the People Who Make Them | Author: Stephanie Vernet

What?s missing from the world of children?s books? A book about how a book gets made!

This behind-the-scenes exploration features colorful and quirky double page spreads that depict every stage in the life of a book. Young readers will learn why an editor?s to-do list is so long; what?s important to a book designer; how a book gets sold to libraries and stores; and what a printing press looks like. They?ll discover jobs they might not have known about, including literary critics, librarians, and sales representatives. And they?ll learn about topics beyond publishing, such as fan fiction, ebooks and audiobooks, and book collecting. Most of all, they?ll realize how the book they are reading actually came to be made.

30 x 22.3cm
48 pages