About



Mel Schuit is a picture book enthusiast with an MA in Children’s Literature, an MFA in Writing for Children, and a BA in Studio Art. Let's Talk Picture Books 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 is also a member of the Children's Book Council's Graphic Novel Committee and a contributing reviewer for The Comics Journal.