An easy-to-use source for librarians, students and other researchers, each volume of this series provides illustrated biographical articles on approximately 75 children's and young adult authors and artists. The series covers more than 15,000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings, adaptations, additional sources, photographs, and illustrations.
Features & Benefits
- Entries typically cover: personal life, career, writings, adaptations, additional sources.
- The series also includes a 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.
- An illustrations index and cumulative author index are included in each volume.
All entries in this volume are new (see Table of Contents for listing.)