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100 most popular children"s authors

biographical sketches and bibliographies

by Sharron L. McElmeel

  • 181 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Libraries Unlimited in Englewood, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s literature, American -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries,
  • Children"s literature, English -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries,
  • Authors, American -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Authors, English -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide biographical information about one hundred popular children"s authors; each with a brief profile of the authors and their work, listings of their writings, and advice on finding out more about the author.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesOne hundred most popular children"s authors
    StatementSharron L. McElmeel.
    GenreBio-bibliography, Dictionaries, Biography, Juvenile literature
    SeriesPopular authors series
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 495 p. :
    Number of Pages495
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23244958M
    ISBN 101563086468
    LC Control Number98041942

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