Celebrating the Best Illustrated Children’s Books of 2018 | #MakerEducation
Lovely list of 2018 children’s books The New York Public Library, which includes the wonderful she Made a Monster: How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein, written by Lynn Fulton and illustrated by Felicita Sala.
We’re thrilled to announce the 2018 New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children’s Books!
This award—given jointly by The New York Public Library and The New York Times—honors the unimaginably talented illustrators who give kids yet another reason to love reading. We couldn’t be more excited about this collaboration or more proud of this list of gorgeous picture books.
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