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Title Something about the author. Volume 148 : facts and pictures about authors and illustrators of books for young people / Lisa Kumar, project editor.

Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xv, 256 pages) : illustrations.
Series Gale virtual reference library.
Gale virtual reference library.
Notes "ISSN 0276-816X."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Vivien (Dolores) Alcock -- Tricia Andryszewski (Tricia Shapiro) -- John E(mil) Becker -- Anthea Bell -- James (W.) Bennett -- Jeanne Betancourt -- Tom Birdseye -- Eoin Colfer -- Lynne W(oodcock) Cravath -- Mark Crilley -- Mark Crilley: Autobiography feature -- Helen K(ay) Davie -- Nancy Raines Day -- Carolee Dean -- Lisa Desimini -- Matt Donnelly -- Julie Downing -- Kate Duke -- Lynda Durrant -- Greg(ory T.) Farshtey -- Thomas Feelings -- (Albert) Sid(ney) Fleischman (Carl March, Max Brindle) -- Hillary Frank -- Natale Ghent -- Jacqueline Laks Gorman -- Lois G. Grambling -- Sheila Ellen Green (Sheila Greenwald) -- Nan Gregory -- (Jane) Sally Grindley -- Jessica (R.) Harper -- Joyce Hart -- Esther Rudomin Hautzig (Esther Rudomin) -- Lise (E.) Hull -- Witi (Tame) Ihimaera -- J(oseph) Robert Janes -- Jacqueline Jules -- Jo S(usenbach) Kittinger -- Edward (Benjamin) Koren -- Nina Laden -- Frane Lessac -- George Ella Lyon -- George Ella Lyon: Autobiography feature -- Sandra L(ee) Markle -- Janet McDonald -- Megan McDonald -- Jen McVeity -- Leslie H(olt) Morrill -- Julia Noonan -- Barbara Olsen -- Doris Orgel (Doris Adelberg; Suzanne Altman, a joint pseudonym) -- Edward Packard -- Nancy Ruth Patterson -- Andrea Perry -- Patricia Curtis Pfitsch -- (Jerry) Brian Pinkney -- Berniece (Louise) Rabe -- Berniece Rabe: Autobiography feature -- Joan Rankin -- Adam Rapp -- Anita Riggio (Anita Louise) -- Kate Saksena -- Herman Schneider -- Brenda Seabrooke -- Terry Miller Shannon -- Bill Slavin -- Janet Stevens -- Harvey Stevenson --Pete(r) Takeda -- Jan Thornhill -- Jody Wheeler -- Tom White -- Mary Whyte -- Walter Wick --- Janet S. Wong -- Janet R. Zohorsky.
Summary Covers 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.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Kumar, Lisa, editor.
Gale Group.
Subject Alcock, Vivien.
Andryszewski, Tricia, 1956-
Becker, John E., 1942-
Bell, Anthea.
Bennett, James W., 1942-
Betancourt, Jeanne.
Birdseye, Tom.
Colfer, Eoin.
Avril, Lynne, 1951-
Crilley, Mark.
Davie, Helen.
Day, Nancy Raines.
Dean, Carolee.
Desimini, Lisa.
Donnelly, Matt, 1972-
Downing, Julie.
Duke, Kate.
Durrant, Lynda, 1956-
Farshtey, Greg.
Feelings, Tom.
Fleischman, Sid, 1920-2010.
Frank, Hillary.
Ghent, Natale, 1962-
Gorman, Jacqueline Laks, 1955-
Grambling, Lois G.
Greenwald, Sheila.
Gregory, Nan.
Grindley, Sally.
Harper, Jessica.
Hart, Joyce, 1954-
Hautzig, Esther, 1930-2009.
Hull, Lise.
Ihimaera, Witi, 1944-
Janes, J. Robert (Joseph Robert), 1935-
Jules, Jacqueline, 1956-
Kittinger, Jo S.
Koren, Edward.
Laden, Nina.
Lessac, Franeþ.
Lyon, George Ella, 1949-
Markle, Sandra.
McDonald, Janet, 1953-2007.
McDonald, Megan.
McVeity, Jen.
Morrill, Leslie H.
Noonan, Julia.
Olsen, Barbara.
Orgel, Doris, 1929-
Packard, Edward, 1931-
Patterson, Nancy Ruth.
Perry, Andrea.
Pfitsch, Patricia Curtis.
Pinkney, J. Brian.
Rabe, Berniece.
Rankin, Joan.
Rapp, Adam.
Riggio, Anita.
Saksena, Kate.
Schneider, Herman, 1905-2003.
Seabrooke, Brenda.
Shannon, Terry Miller, 1951-
Slavin, Bill.
Stevens, Janet.
Stevenson, Harvey.
Takeda, Pete.
Thornhill, Jan.
Wheeler, Jody.
White, Tom.
Whyte, Mary.
Wick, Walter.
Wong, Janet S.
Zohorsky, Janet R.
Children's literature -- Bibliography.
Authors -- Biography.
Illustrators -- Biography.
ISBN 9780787693381 (electronic book)
0787693383 (electronic book)