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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
a few of my books have been translated into other languages, including Spanish, Chinese, Turkish, and Korean. It’s
always fun to see what the foreign publishers do with the covers to appeal to their
they keep the art, and just replace the English title.
they replace the art with images from the interior or brand new images.
And here's one of my favorites. A Chinese publisher bound When Rain Falls,
Under the Snow, and Beneath the Sun
together, and made a collage of images for the cover.
Melissa Stewart is the award-winning author of more than 180 nonfiction books for children. Her lifelong fascination with the natural world led her to earn a B.S.
in biology and M.A. in science journalism. When Melissa isn’t writing or speaking to children or educators, she’s usually exploring natural places near her home or around the world.
• AAAS/Subaru Prizes for Excellence in Science Books • ALA Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award • CRA Eureka! Nonfiction Children’s Book Award • Cook Prize for STEM Picture Book • Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choices List • Cybils Nonfiction Awards • NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People • NCTE Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children • NSTA-CBC Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12 • YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfictionfor Young Adults