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Title Something about the author. Volume 172 / Lisa Kumar, project editor.

Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xi, 208 pages) : illustrations, photographs.
Series Gale virtual reference library.
Gale virtual reference library.
Notes "ISSN 0276-816X".
"Facts and pictures about authors and illustrators of books for young people."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Nathan Aaseng -- Alan Armstrong -- Jeannine Atkins -- Roxanna Baer-Block -- Kate Banks -- Colin Bateman -- Jim Benton -- Suzanne Bloom -- Peter Bollinger -- Miriam Brenaman -- Don Brown -- Joseph Bruchac -- Marlene Carvell -- Andrea Cheng -- C.J. Cherryh -- Simon Cheshire -- Kate Constable -- Melinda Copper -- Lucy Cousins -- Sharon Creech -- C. B. Decker -- Joseph Delaney -- Pat Derby -- Sarah Dessen -- Henrik Drescher -- Randy DuBurke -- Lois Ehlert -- Justine Fontes -- Robert Furrow -- Glenda Goertzen -- Akemi Gutierrez -- Joyce Hansen (Autobiography feature) -- Hayley Mitchell Haugen -- Greg Hildebrandt -- Sally Hobson -- Margaret Moore Hodges (Obit. Notice) -- Gary Hogg -- Dave Horowitz -- Jan Huling -- John Langstaff (Obit. Notice) -- Jack Lasenby -- Janice Levy -- Marybeth Lorbiecki -- Kevin Luthardt -- Andrew McLean -- Livi Michael -- Asma Mobin-Uddin -- Craig Moodie -- Edward Myers -- Deborah Niland -- Evangeline Parsons-Yazzi -- Lynne Rae Perkins -- Mary K. Pershall -- Matt Phelan -- Beckie Prange -- Kathy Z. Price -- Christine Pullein-Thompson (Obit. Notice) -- Renee Reichert -- Christine Ross -- Ruth Sanderson -- Jane A. Schott -- Laura Vaccaro Seeger -- Pegi Deitz Shea -- Kurt D. Singer (Obit. Notice) -- Brian Sloan -- Craig Smith -- Nancy Springer -- Elizabeth Spurr -- Carol Swain -- Melissa Sweet -- Greg Tang -- Steve Tomecek -- Judith Viorst -- David L. Weitzman -- Diane Lee Wilson -- Wong Herbert Yee -- Anne Ylvisaker.
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 Aaseng, Nathan.
Armstrong, Alan, 1939-
Atkins, Jeannine, 1953-
Baer-Block, Roxanna.
Banks, Kate, 1960-
Bateman, Colin, 1962-
Benton, Jim.
Bloom, Suzanne, 1950-
Bollinger, Peter.
Brenaman, Miriam.
Brown, Don, 1949-
Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-
Carvell, Marlene.
Cheng, Andrea.
Cherryh, C. J.
Cheshire, Simon.
Constable, Kate, 1966-
Copper, Melinda.
Cousins, Lucy.
Creech, Sharon.
Decker, C. B.
Delaney, Joseph, 1945-
Derby, Pat.
Dessen, Sarah.
Drescher, Henrik.
DuBurke, Randy.
Ehlert, Lois.
Fontes, Justine.
Furrow, Robert, 1985-
Goertzen, Glenda, 1967-
Gutierrez, Akemi.
Hansen, Joyce.
Haugen, Hayley Mitchell, 1968-
Hildebrandt, Greg.
Hobson, Sally.
Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Hogg, Gary.
Horowitz, Dave, 1970-
Huling, Jan.
Langstaff, John, 1920-2005.
Lasenby, Jack.
Levy, Janice.
Lorbiecki, Marybeth.
Luthardt, Kevin.
McLean, Andrew, 1946-
Michael, Livi, 1960-
Mobin-Uddin, Asma.
Moodie, Craig.
Myers, Edward, 1950-
Niland, Deborah.
Parsons-Yazzie, Evangeline.
Perkins, Lynne Rae.
Pershall, Mary K.
Phelan, Matt.
Prange, Beckie.
Price, Kathy (Kathy Z.), 1957-
Pullein-Thompson, Christine.
Reichert, Renee.
Ross, Christine.
Sanderson, Ruth.
Schott, Jane A., 1946-
Seeger, Laura Vaccaro.
Shea, Pegi Deitz.
Singer, Kurt D., 1911-2005.
Sloan, Brian.
Smith, Craig, 1955-
Springer, Nancy.
Spurr, Elizabeth.
Swain, Carol.
Sweet, Melissa.
Tang, Greg.
Tomecek, Steve.
Viorst, Judith.
Weitzman, David, 1936-
Wilson, Diane L.
Yee, Wong Herbert.
Ylvisaker, Anne.
Children's literature -- Bibliography.
Authors -- Biography.
Illustrators -- Biography.
ISBN 9781414410739 (electronic book)
1414410735 (electronic book)