- Gibson, M (2013) Birds, Boys and Burgess: transformation, text and genre in Waller, A (ed.) Melvin Burgess New Casebook Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. pp.116-131
- Gibson, M (May 2010) 'Graphic Novels, Comics and Picturebooks' in Rudd, D (ed) Routledge Companion to Children's Literature. London: Routledge pp.100-111
- Gibson, M, Sharkey, N and Keenan, C, (2008) 'Through the looking glass: The Savage by David Almond and Dave McKean' INIS. The magazine of Children's Books Ireland, Autumn 2008, No. 25, Dublin: CBI. pp.31-33
- Warren, V & Yardley, M (eds.) (2007) Who Next...?: A Guide to Children's Authors. Revised 3rd edition, University of Loughborough Press (Contributor)
- Gibson, M (2005) 'Here Come the Aliens! Children and the alien in picture books.' In Moody, N. (ed.), Children's Fantasy Fictions for the 21st Century, University of Liverpool John Moores Press, Liverpool.
- Gibson, M (2004) 'How Did We Get Here From There? - why are we so hung up about children's reading?' Youth Libraries Review, CILIP
- Gibson, M (2000) 'Children's literature and the media, the new synergies. (Or, sneaking past the Sligs with Alec)' Youth Libraries Review, CILIP