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The UMass Amherst Libraries is hosting an exhibit “The Making of a Picture Book: The Marriage of Text and Art” on the Lower Level of Du Bois Library through December 18, 2009. The exhibit features a behind-the-scenes look at the making of picture books by local authors and illustrators Leonard Baskin, Kathryn Brown, Corinne Demas, Patricia MacLachlan, Richard Michelson, Dennis Nolan, Katy Schneider, and Jane Yolen.

Featured in the exhibit are The Littlest Matryoshka by Corinne Demas and Kathryn Brown; The Perfect Wizard by Jane Yolen and Dennis Nolan; Once I Ate a Pie by Patricia MacLachlan and Emily MacLachlan Charest and Katy Schneider; and Ten Times Better by Richard Michelson and Leonard Baskin.

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The Making of a Picture Book: The Marriage of Text and Art



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