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Title Something about the author. Volume 187 / Lisa Kumar, project editor.

Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xi, 342 pages) : illustrations, photographs.
Series Gale virtual reference library.
Gale virtual reference library.
Notes "Facts and pictures about authors and illustrators of books for young people."
"ISSN 0276-816X".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Kenneth Addison -- Stephen Alter -- Katherine Ayres -- Paul Bajoria -- Matt Beam -- Delana Bettoli -- Barry Blitt -- Coe Booth -- Randy Cecil -- Bill Cochran -- Rowan Coleman -- Ying Chang Compestine -- Floyd Cooper -- Alan Coren (Obit. Notice) -- Ann Howard Creel -- Christopher Paul Curtis -- Karen Day -- Grace Dent -- Simone Elkeles -- Deborah Ellis -- Sam Enthoven -- Buket Erdogan -- Regis Faller -- Victoria Foyt -- Marla Frazee -- D.L. Garfinkle -- Dann Gershon -- Gina Gershon -- Carol Gorman -- Bob Graham -- Margaret Peterson Haddix -- Peter Hannan -- Janice N. Harrington -- Sue Heap -- Andrew Helfer -- Brett Helquist -- Deborah Lynn Jacobs -- Layne Johnson -- Kimberly K. Jones -- Christa Kempter -- Jeff Kinney -- Gerald Kruglik -- Josh Lacey -- Albert Lamb -- Neal Layton -- Ira Levin (Obit. Notice) -- Hazel Lincoln -- Pamela Lowell -- Tatjana Mai-Wyss -- Leonard S. Marcus -- Leslie Margolis -- Alan Marks -- Robert McGuire -- David Milgrim -- Taylor Morrison -- Jean-Claude Mourlevat -- Srividya Natarajan -- Sally Nemeth -- Vincent Nguyen -- Gretchen Olson -- Sara Pennypacker -- Tamora Pierce -- Mia Posada -- Giselle Potter -- Charlie Price -- Jeanie Franz Ransom -- Nigel Richardson -- Faith Ringgold -- Judith Rossell -- Robyn Schneider -- Kirk Scroggs -- Aaron Shepard -- Lemony Snicket -- Sue Stainton -- Lauren Tarshis -- Bill Thomson -- Dimitrea Tokunbo -- Ursula Wood Vaughan Williams (Obit. Notice) -- Ray Villareal -- Adrienne Maria Vrettos -- Joan C. Waites -- James Warhola -- Marleen Westera -- Thomas M. Yeahpau -- Lizabeth Zindel.
Summary Series 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 Addison, Kenneth (Kenneth L.)
Alter, Stephen.
Ayres, Katherine.
Bajoria, Paul, 1964-
Beam, Matt.
Bettoli, Delana.
Blitt, Barry.
Booth, Coe.
Cecil, Randy.
Cochran, Bill, 1966-
Coleman, Rowan.
Compestine, Ying Chang.
Cooper, Floyd.
Coren, Alan, 1938-2007.
Creel, Ann Howard.
Curtis, Christopher Paul.
Day, Karen.
Dent, Grace.
Elkeles, Simone.
Ellis, Deborah, 1960-
Enthoven, Sam.
Erdogan, Buket.
Faller, Régis.
Foyt, Victoria.
Frazee, Marla.
Garfinkle, D. L. (Debra L.)
Gershon, Dann.
Gershon, Gina.
Gorman, Carol.
Graham, Bob, 1942-
Haddix, Margaret Peterson.
Hannan, Peter.
Harrington, Janice N.
Heap, Sue, 1954-
Helfer, Andrew.
Helquist, Brett.
Jacobs, Deborah Lynn.
Johnson, Layne.
Jones, Kimberly, 1957-
Kempter, Christa.
Kinney, Jeff.
Kruglik, Gerald.
Lacey, Josh.
Lamb, Albert.
Layton, Neal.
Levin, Ira.
Lincoln, Hazel.
Lowell, Pamela.
Mai-Wyss, Tatjana, 1972-
Marcus, Leonard S., 1950-
Margolis, Leslie.
Marks, Alan, 1957-
McGuire, Robert, 1978-
Milgrim, David.
Morrison, Taylor.
Mourlevat, Jean-Claude.
Natarajan, Srividya.
Nemeth, Sally.
Nguyen, Vincent.
Olson, Gretchen.
Pennypacker, Sara, 1951-
Pierce, Tamora.
Posada, Mia.
Potter, Giselle.
Price, Charlie.
Ransom, Jeanie Franz, 1957-
Richardson, Nigel.
Ringgold, Faith.
Rossell, Judith.
Schneider, Robyn.
Scroggs, Kirk.
Shepard, Aaron.
Snicket, Lemony.
Stainton, Sue.
Tarshis, Lauren.
Thomson, Bill, 1963-
Tokunbo, Dimitrea.
Vaughan Williams, Ursula.
Villareal, Ray.
Vrettos, Adrienne Maria.
Waites, Joan C.
Warhola, James.
Westera, Marleen.
Yeahpau, Thomas.
Zindel, Lizabeth.
Authors -- Biography.
Children's literature -- Bibliography.
Illustrators -- Biography.
ISBN 9781414438399 (electronic book)