The Making of Cloud Country, Part 1 of 3

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Head in the clouds

Noah Klocek‘s first picture book, CLOUD COUNTRY, written by Bonny Becker, will debut on November 3rd. The story centers on a hopeful cloudmaker named Gale who desperately wants to graduate from Formation School. Today Noah’s opening his studio to us for an opportunity to see some of the work that went into creating CLOUD COUNTRY. Part 1 of this three-part video series offers up a look at Noah’s sketchbook and the various beginnings that led him to creating this whimsical story.

Visit All The Wonders tomorrow to see Part 2 of “The Making of Cloud Country“.

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Blake Hamilton


Blake Hamilton is a writer, filmmaker, and co-founder of All The Wonders, a website dedicated to children’s literacy. As a filmmaker, Blake’s short films have screened at festivals around the world, and his clients have ranged from television networks like CBS, NBC, and HBO to organizations like Logitech, AOL, and The White House. Recently, Blake decided to dedicate his life to writing for children. He now lives in New Jersey where he works as a Multimedia Specialist at Princeton University, writes picture books and middle grade fiction, and fathers a curly-haired-pirate-fairy. Connect with Blake on twitter at @blakehamilton or at


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