Stephanie Owen Reeder reviews new picture books addressing war

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July–August 2013, no. 353
Picturing war

Stephanie Owen Reeder reviews new picture books addressing war

Reviewed by
July–August 2013, no. 353

Depicting war in a picture book requires a deft hand. Historical imperatives need to be considered, while also avoiding glorifying war for a young and impressionable audience. Ideally, such books should promote informed discussion rather than mindless militarism.

Picturing war

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