Love of Reading Gallery – Bob Staake

Tuesday, July 15, 2008.

Love of Reading - Bob StaakeAs part of the second anniversary celebrations of the Just One More Book children’s book podcast, we’ve been conducting short interviews with each of this spring’s Love of Reading Gallery contributors. These interviews will be published three times as extra shows in our interview feed.

On this edition, Mark speaks with Bob Staake about his contribution called Taking a Book for a Stroll.

Be sure to enjoy all of the amazing artwork in our Love of Reading Gallery.

CLICK HERE to hear a full length interview with Bob Staake.

Interview with Bob Staake

Monday, April 7, 2008.

Photo of Bob Staake from bobstaake.comSome people have the gift of being able to communicate ideas and inspire audiences in several industries, in both text and images. It’s particularly exciting when those people draw on their many talents to inspire children with books.

On this edition of Just One More Book!!, Mark speaks with computer artist, illustrator and author, Bob Staake about the role of children’s books in his childhood, how his energy and style helps him produce a picture book in a week and the important relationship of words and images.

Books mentioned

  • My Little ABC Book

Selected books by Bob Staake

  • The Red Lemon
  • Hello Robots
  • Pigs Rock
  • Mary Had a Little Lamp

Photo of Bob Staake from


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