Something about the author, Volume 75

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Gale Research, 1994 - Biography & Autobiography - 275 pages
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An easy-to-use source for librarians, students and other researchers, each volume of this series provides illustrated biographical articles on approximately 70 children's authors and artists. The series covers more than 10,000 individuals, ranging from es

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I have found in my classroom, the more my students can learn about an author or illustrator of a book, the more likely my students are to continue reading book by that author, or find other book in ... Read full review

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I like this series - it includes the author's name, personal information, contact addresses, memberships, awards, honors, writings, works in progress, sidelights (narrative about the work), and biographical and critical sources. Read full review

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