Picture Book Prompt 58

“Maurice Sendak is the daddy of them all when it comes to picture books—the words, the rhythm, the psychology, the design.” —Anthony Browne

Here you have one picture book master recognizing the genius of another! Pick any picture book by Maurice Sendak and look at it from the point of view of the elements listed above: words, rhythm, psychology, design. Then select another picture book you love – no matter who wrote it—and do the same. Your analysis is sure to enhance your writing!

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