The stylized approach adheres to its own conventions, rather than striving for realism; not literal. Examples vary widely and it is the style most attributed to picture books.
Written by Ntozake Shange
Illustrated by Kadir Nelson
How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?
Written by Jane Yolen
Illustrated by Mark Teague
Thelma the Unicorn
Written and illustrated by Aaron Blabey