Meet the 2019 Cybils Team: Mel Schuit, Graphic Novels Chair

Mel Schuit is a children’s book author, illustrator, reviewer, and marketer with an MA in Children’s Literature, an MFA in Writing for Children, and a BA in Studio Art. She talks about children’s book illustration and design at Let’s Talk Picture Books, which started as a way for her to catalog the illustration styles and recurrent themes she found in her own picture book and comic book collections. On Instagram, Mel hosts the Let’s Talk Picture Books Exchange, a quarterly series of one-on-one picture book swaps, and she co-hosts a picture book club @kidlitpicks. Mel also interviews children’s book creators on The Children’s Book Podcast. You can find Mel online in several places: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Vimeo.