The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

Author: Bernice E. Cullinan,Diane Goetz Person

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9780826417787

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 863

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Provides articles covering children's literature from around the world as well as biographical and critical reviews of authors including Avi, C.S. Lewis, J.K. Rowling, and Anno Mitsumasa.
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Children's Books and Their Creators

Author: Anita Silvey

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780395653807

Category: Reference

Page: 800

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Features autobiographical vignettes by popular children's authors and offers more than eight hundred short articles covering every aspect of children's books, their themes, and their creators
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International Who's Who in Poetry 2005

Author: Europa Publications

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 185743269X

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 385

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The 13th edition of the International Who's Who in Poetry is a unique and comprehensive guide to the leading lights and freshest talent in poetry today. Containing biographies of more than 4,000 contemporary poets world-wide, this essential reference work provides truly international coverage. In addition to the well known poets, talented up-and-coming writers are also profiled. Contents: * Each entry provides full career history and publication details * An international appendices section lists prizes and past prize-winners, organizations, magazines and publishers * A summary of poetic forms and rhyme schemes * The career profile section is supplemented by lists of Poets Laureate, Oxford University professors of poetry, poet winners of the Nobel Prize for Literature, winners of the Pulitzer Prize for American Poetry and of the King's/Queen's Gold medal and other poetry prizes.
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Something about the Author

Author: Alan Hedblad

Publisher: Gale

ISBN: 9780787632151

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 231

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Each illustrated volume provides generously illustrated biographical articles on 100-120 children's authors and artists. The series covers more than 9,000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators.
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