troperville

tools

toys

Wiki Headlines
We've switched servers and will be updating the old code over the next couple months, meaning that several things might break. Please report issues here.

main index

Narrative

Genre

Media

Topical Tropes

Other Categories

TV Tropes Org
random
Picture Books
Books which combine pictures and text into a work that wouldn't be complete with either of these parts missing.

Often, but not necessarily, the illustrator is also the author of the text. Picture Books are often aimed at young children, because they are supposed to help children learn words and reading. Not all picture books are intended for children, though.

As a genre of Children's Literature, picture books established themselves in the 19th century.

Picture books overlap with Sequential Art. The origin of Comics can be traced to Picture Books. Books where pictures are essential but not pervasive (e.g. author-illustrated books) are covered in Canon Illustrations.

Notable creators of picture books on the wiki:

Picture books on the wiki:


Photography and IllustrationMediaPinball

random
TV Tropes by TV Tropes Foundation, LLC is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available from thestaff@tvtropes.org.
Privacy Policy
18127
39