How is writing an app different than writing a picturebook?

Kate Wilson of the hugely successful publisher of children’s books and apps, Nosy Crow (Cinderella, Three Little Pigs, Bizzy Bear), has written a fascinating post on writing an app vs writing a picturebook. She ends by issuing a challenge to authors to send her some app manuscripts.

Do scroll down to read the fascinating discussion between Kate Wilson and Daniel Donahoo who wrote a recent article in Huff Post Education Canada on literary quality of picturebook apps (oxymoron or not?).

About Cynthia Nugent

Children's book author/illustrator, animator, founder of Rascal Media, MA in children's literature
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