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Jerry Craft and the cover of his graphic novel Class Act

Jerry Craft on Class Act

The TeachingBooks Virtual Book Tour is your opportunity to learn from and build personal connections with extraordinary book creators and their brand-new titles. In this post, Jerry Craft talks about his new title Class Act.
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Chad Sell on Doodleville

The TeachingBooks Virtual Book Tour is your opportunity to learn from and build personal connections with extraordinary book creators and their brand-new titles. In this post, Chad Sell talks about his new graphic novel Doodleville.
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author Kat Leyh and the cover of her graphic novel Snapdragon

Kat Leyh on Snapdragon

The TeachingBooks Virtual Book Tour is your opportunity to learn from and build personal connections with extraordinary book creators and their brand-new titles. In this post, Kat Leyh speaks about her graphic novel Snapdragon.
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How to (Re)Tell a Story in Pictures

Drawing a graphic novel is a bit like making a film—on your own. The artist becomes the writer, director, production crew, costume designer, art director, location scout, cinematographer, the special effects team, the actors, and the editor. Unlike film, however, the images are static and time, motion, and sound must be implied through picture sequences, or by descriptive text, such as “We waited for hours,” or “WHAM!”
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