eBook Something about the Author

  • Series Name: Something about the Author Series
  • Volume 257
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  • ISBN-10: 1414491743
  • ISBN-13: 9781414491745
  • DDC: 809.89282
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade - College Senior
  • 388 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2013, 2013
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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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 established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources and photographs.

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Something about the Author Series

An easy-to-use source for librarians, students and other researchers, each volume in this series provides illustrated biographical profiles of approximately 75 children’s authors and artists. This critically acclaimed series covers more than 12,000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions. Call your Sales Rep for details.

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  • Entries typically cover: personal life, career, writings, works in progress, adaptations, additional sources.
  • The series also includes select number of autobiographical essays, about 10,000 words in length, written by the authors themselves and accompanied by a selection of unique family photos.
  • A cumulative author index is included in each odd-numbered volume.
  • While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions.
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    ISBN-10: 1414491603 | ISBN-13: 9781414491608

Table of Contents

Authors in Forthcoming Volumes.
Introduction.
SATA Product Advisory Board.
Illustrations Index.
Author Index.
Alexander, Goldie.
Alrawi, Karim 1953-.
Avril, Lynne 1951-.
Bar-el, Dan.
Bean, Jonathan 1979-.
Bingham, Jane M. 1941-.
Blackwood, Freya 1975-.
Bognanni, Peter 1978(?)-.
Bowman, Eric.
See Frost, Mark.
Boyer, Cécile 1981-.
Brooks, Martha 1944-.
Burkert, Nancy Ekholm 1933-.
Chall, Marsha Wilson.
Cline, Ernest 1972-.
Coyle, Carmela LaVigna.
Cravath, Lynne Avril.
See Avril, Lynne.
Cravath, Lynne W.
See Avril, Lynne.
Crummel, Susan Stevens 1949-.
D’Amico, Carmela.
D’Amico, Steve.
D’Amico, Steven.
See D’Amico, Steve.
Doder, Joshua.
See Lacey, Josh.
Engelbrecht, Kate 1976(?)-.
Faulkner, Matt 1961-.
Freymann-Weyr, Garret 1965-.
Freymann-Weyr, Rhoda Garret Michaela.
See Freymann-Weyr, Garret.
Frost, Mark 1953-.
Gourbault, Martine 1942-.
Guiral, Claire 1965-.
Halliday, Ayun 1965-.
Heinlen, Marieka.
Higson, Charlie 1958-.
Hodkin, Michelle 1982-.
Hopkins, Ellen 1955-.
Hopkins, Ellen L.
See Hopkins, Ellen.
Johnson, Richard 1976-.
Katz, Jon 1947-.
Kramer, Stacy.
Kurlansky, Mark 1948-.
Lacey, Josh 1968-.
Lapin, Gerri.
See Alexander, Goldie.
Layton, Neal 1971-.
Layton, Neal Andrew.
See Layton, Neal.
Lew-Vriethoff, Joanne.
Lisle, Janet Taylor 1947-.
Lovric, Michelle 1959-.
Marks, Alan 1957-.
Martin, George Raymond Richard.
See Martin, George R.R.
Martin, George R.R. 1948-.
Master, Irfan 1977-.
Maté, Rae 1948-.
Miss Clara.
See Guiral, Claire.
Monaco, Octavia 1963-.
Morris, Jackie 1951-.
Mortimer, Rachael.
Nesquens, Daniel 1967-.
Neumeier, Rachel.
Norrington, Leonie.
Okorafor, Nnedi 1974-.
Okorafor-Mbachu, Nnedi.
See Okorafor, Nnedi.
Parnell, Peter 1953-.
Paul, Hamish Vigne Christie.
See Paul, Korky.
Paul, Korky 1951-.
Perera, Anna.
Pichon, Liz 1964(?)-.
Pierson, D.C. 1984-.
Poplawska, Yolanda 1963-.
Powers, Jessica.
See Powers, J.L.
Powers, Jessica Lynn.
See Powers, J.L.
Powers, J.L. 1974-.
Ricci, Regolo 1955-.
Rice, Earle.
See Rice, Earle, Jr.
Rice, Earle, Jr. 1928-.
Richardson, Justin 1963-.
Riel, Jørn 1931-.
Ross, Stewart 1947-.
Russo, Marisabina 1950-.
Sanchez, Alex 1957-.
Sharenow, Robert.
Sit, Danny.
Slack, Michael 1969-.
Sparkes, Ali 1966-.
Sparkes, Alison.
See Sparkes, Ali.
Stevens, Janet 1953-.
Thomas, Valerie.
Van Fleet, Matthew.
van Ommen, Sylvia 1978-.
Van Wright, Cornelius.
Wade, Mary Dodson 1930-.
Wein, Elizabeth E. 1964-.
Woelfle, Gretchen 1945-.
Ylvisaker, Anne 1965(?)-.