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Author Talk

Conversations With Judy Blume ... [et Al.]

Have you ever wanted to ask your favorite author:
What kind of child were you?
Did you like to read?
When did you become a writer?
What is the best thing about being a writer?

In fifteen short conversations with some of the best-known children's book authors, acclaimed author and editor Leonard S. Marcus asks these questions and more, discovering engaging details about their lives and their work. Throughout, you'll find childhood and adult pictures of the authors, as well as bibliographies, manuscript pages, and other fascinating memorabilia. Author Talk is a great introduction to the people behind some of your favorite books.

Format

Book

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ISBN

068981383X


Format: Book
Summary: Presents interviews with fifteen well-known children's writers, including Judy Blume, Karen Cushman, Russell Freedman, James Howe, Lois Lowry, Gary Paulsen, and Laurence Yep.
Title: Author talk : conversations with Judy Blume ... [et al.] / compiled and edited by Leonard S. Marcus.
Publisher Date: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2000.
Subject: Children's literature, American -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc. -- Juvenile literature. Authors, American -- 20th century -- Interviews -- Juvenile literature. American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc. -- Juvenile literature. Children's literature -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature
Isbn: 068981383X
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 5
System Items Total: 5
Call Number: 810.992 Aut
Oclc: 41991304
Upc:
Bib Id: 154251

Format: Book
Summary: Presents interviews with fifteen well-known children's writers, including Judy Blume, Karen Cushman, Russell Freedman, James Howe, Lois Lowry, Gary Paulsen, and Laurence Yep.
Title: Author talk : conversations with Judy Blume ... [et al.] / compiled and edited by Leonard S. Marcus.
Publisher, Date: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2000.
Description: 103 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Subjects: Children's literature, American -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Authors, American -- 20th century -- Interviews -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Children's literature -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature
Other Author: Marcus, Leonard S., 1950-
Other Author: Blume, Judy
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
LCCN: 99039777
ISBN: 068981383X
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 5
Total Copies: 5
Call Number: 810.992 Aut