New Picture Book Showcase

New Picture Book Showcase

05/29/2020, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Live Online:

The second annual picture-perfect New Picture Book Showcase features authors and illustrators sharing their most recent contributions to the genre in this buzzworthy panel moderated by Sarah Enni, host of the First Draft podcast. This year's line-up:

Jorma Taccone and Dan Santat, Little Fox and the Wild Imagination (Macmillan)
T.L. McBeth, Randy, The Badly Drawn Horse (Macmillan)
Arthur Levine, author of The Hanukkah Magic of Nate Gadol (Candlewick)
Nina Mata, I Promise (HarperCollins)
Matt Phelan, Turtle Walk (HarperCollins)
Jessica Love, Julian at the Wedding (Candlewick)

Watch live here:


  • Jorma Taccone


    Jorma Taccone is a comedian, director, and writer. He is a member of the comedy troupe The Lonely Island, with Andy Samberg and Akiva Schaffer. Jorma...

  • Dan Santat


    Dan Santat is the Caldecott Medal-winning and New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend,...

  • T.L. McBeth


    T. L. McBeth is an author and illustrator living in New York City. He is the illustrator of Stegothesaurus by Bridget Heos and Ogilvy by Deborah...

  • Arthur Levine


    Arthur A. Levine has been a children’s book editor for more than thirty years. He is also the author of many acclaimed picture books for children,...

  • Nina Mata


  • Matt Phelan


  • Jessica Love


    Jessica Love is an actor and the author-illustrator of Julián Is a Mermaid. She has a BA in studio art from the University of California, Santa Cruz,...

  • Sarah Enni


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