eBook Something about the Author

  • Series Name: Something about the Author Series
  • Volume 261
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  • ISBN-10: 1414491786
  • ISBN-13: 9781414491783
  • DDC: 809.89282
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade - College Senior
  • 385 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2014, 2014
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released December 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; call your Sales Rep for details.

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Table of Contents

Ackley, Amy.
Aker, Don 1955-.
Alexander, Kwame.
Anderson, C.L. (see Zettel, Sarah).
Ang, Joy 1985-.
Aston, Dianna Hutts 1964-.
Bauer, A.C.E.
Bauer, Alice (see Bauer, A.C.E.).
Best, Cari 1951-.
Blade, Adam (see Ford, Michael).
Bock, Caroline.
Boynton, Sandra 1953-.
Bracken, Beth.
Cameron, Peter 1959-.
Charbonnet, Gabrielle 1961-.
Churchyard, Kathleen --
Climo, Shirley 1928-2012.
Colon, Raul 1952-.
Cunnane, Kelly.
Davila, Claudia 1973-.
Diesen, Deborah 1967-.
Dockray, Tracy 1962-.
Dormer, Frank W.
Emmett, Jonathan 1965-.
Falconer, Ian 1959-.
Farley, Robin.
Findlay, Jamieson 1958-.
Ford, Michael 1980-.
Ford, Michael James (see Ford, Michael).
Fraser, Kay 1980-.
Frederick, Heather Vogel.
Gilbert, Catherine (see Murdock, Catherine Gilbert).
Godkin, Celia 1948-.
Graham, Hilary Weisman.
Gustafson, Scott.
Hall, Katy (see McMullan, Kate).
Harmon, Michael 1969-.
Harris, Robie H. 1940-.
Henderson, J.A. 1962-.
Henderson, Jan Andrew (see Henderson, J.A.).
Homel, David 1952-.
Hughes, Gregory.
Kiernan, Celine 1967-.
Kohuth, Jane.
Kostick, Conor 1964-.
Lambert, Sally Anne.
Langston, Laura 1958-.
Lopez, Susana.
Lunde, Darrin 1969-.
Martin, Jacqueline Briggs 1945-.
McMullan, Kate 1947-.
Medina, Meg 1963-.
Messenger, Shannon.
Morrison, Joan Wehlen 1923-2010.
Murdock, Catherine Gilbert.
Obed, Ellen Bryan 1944-.
Paige, Pamela Porter (see Porter, Pamela).
Pattison, Darcy 1954-.
Pattison, Darcy S. (see Pattison, Darcy).
Porter, Pamela 1956-.
Priestley, Chris 1958-.
Reid, Barbara 1957-.
Richardson, Nan.
Rietz, Kathleen.
Roche, Suzzy 1956-.
Rosenfield, Kat.
Schoening, Dan.
Springstubb, Tricia 1950-.
Stanley, Malaika Rose.
Stengl, Anne Elisabeth.
Stratton, Allan 1951-.
St. Romain, Rose Anne.
Szegedi, Katalin 1963-.
Tiernan, Cate (see Charbonnet, Gabrielle).
Tobias, Laura (see Langston, Laura).
Tuck, Justin 1983-.
Vrettos, Adrienne Maria.
Walden, Mark 1952-.
Walsh, Barbara 1958-.
Walsh, Barbara Ann (see Walsh, Barbara).
Walton, Jo 1964-.
Westcott, Nadine Bernard 1949-.
Wittlinger, Ellen 1948-.
Ye, Ting-Xing 1952-.
Zettel, Sarah 1966-.
Zielin, Lara.
Zimmermann, H. Werner (see Zimmermann, Werner).
Zimmermann, Werner 1951-.