If you’re a writer, an illustrator or just someone who loves a good yarn, the Book Reviews and Interviews on GSB is very exciting. It’s where you’ll find reading recommendations, successful case studies and behind-the-scenes insights.

This is meant to showcase the type of writing that makes a great story. It’s where we can celebrate the best artwork in books. It’s also about making people aware of what other really interesting and creative people are doing!

Do you have a Book Review or Interview you’d like to share with the Great Storybook community? Send me a quick note about what you want to do and why using the Contact Chazda form right HERE. It’s the fastest way to reach me.

Cornelia Funke

This entry is part 7 of 14 in the series Chazda Bookshelf

Cornelia Funke is most famous for her hugely successful YA novels, which have been made into feature films. But did you know she also writes illustrated storybooks and that she used to be an illustrator?

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James Marshall

This entry is part 6 of 14 in the series Chazda Bookshelf

James Marshall is (so far as I’m concerned) one of the best and most prolific writers and illustrators of storybooks. Here’s why you should know who he was.

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The Most Magnificent Thing

This entry is part 4 of 14 in the series Chazda Bookshelf

Ashley Spires is an award-winning author and illustrator of several books for kids. In this newest book, you can really see her experience shine through, page to page. This gal knows how to create a solid storybook.

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Sam and Dave Dig a Hole

This entry is part 3 of 14 in the series Chazda Bookshelf

If this book doesn’t garner all kinds of awards, I will be shocked. Barnett and Klassen team up again to create a perfectly balanced storybook. Kids love this book and I know, teachers do too. It makes observing and discussing details a super cool thing.

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