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Often called the father of the picture book, Randolph Caldecott (1846-1886) is regarded as one of the greatest and most influential illustrators in the field of children's literature.
A good editor will tell you this: "When I read a short story, the first thing I look for is specificity." For example, is it a glass of water on the counter? Or, is it an amber glass slitted by the moonlight?