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Title Something about the author. Volume 181 / Lisa Kumar, project editor.

Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xi, 341 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 Alma Flor Ada -- Jamel Akib -- Anthony Aveni -- Susan Banta -- Cheryl Bardoe -- Holly Bennett -- Ruth Marie Berglin -- Patricia Bernard -- LeeAnn Blankenship -- John Boyne -- Charlotte Lewis Brown -- Marge Bruchac -- Jim Callan -- F. Isabel Campoy -- Nicoletta Ceccoli -- Henry Cole -- Doug Cooney -- Michael L. Cooper -- Sharon Darrow -- Larry Day -- Kady MacDonald Denton -- Ken Derby -- Polly Dunbar -- Kathy Duval -- Wolf Erlbruch -- Howard Fine -- Susan Fletcher -- Helen Fox -- Susan E. Goodman -- Emmanuel Guibert -- Doris Gwaltney -- Andrew Hammond -- Eveline Hasler -- Brian J. Heinz -- Joseph Helgerson -- Heinz Janisch -- Robin Jarvis -- Kate Klise -- Beth Krommes -- Jenna LaReau -- Kara LaReau -- Kirby Larson -- Julie Litty -- Gillian Lobel -- Lorraine M. Lopez -- Tom MacRae -- Marlee Matlin -- Patricia McCormick -- Taro Miura -- Pep Montserrat -- Kadir Nelson -- S.D. Nelson -- John Nickle -- Susanna Pitzer -- Ben Redlich -- Michael Rosen -- Susan L. Roth -- Nicole Rubel -- Laura Ruby -- Barbara Sapergia -- Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. (Obit. Notice) -- Howie Schneider -- Leda Schubert -- Dyan Sheldon -- Joyce Sidman -- Jos. A. Smith -- Amber Stewart -- Mark Svendsen -- Joan C. Verniero -- Eric von Schmidt -- Bradford Washburn (Obit. Notice) -- Carole Boston Weatherford -- Ela Weissberger -- David Wiesner -- Jonathan Wilson -- Phil Wilson -- Leo Yerxa -- Sachiko Yoshikawa.
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 Ada, Alma Flor.
Akib, Jamel.
Aveni, Anthony F.
Banta, Susan.
Bardoe, Cheryl.
Bennett, Holly, 1957-
Berglin, Ruth M.
Bernard, Patricia.
Blankenship, LeeAnn.
Boyne, John, 1971-
Brown, Charlotte Lewis.
Bruchac, Margaret M.
Callan, Jim.
Campoy, F. Isabel.
Ceccoli, Nicoletta.
Cole, Henry, 1955-
Cooney, Doug.
Cooper, Michael L., 1950-
Darrow, Sharon.
Day, Larry, 1956-
Denton, Kady MacDonald.
Derby, Kenneth.
Dunbar, Polly.
Duval, Kathy.
Erlbruch, Wolf.
Fine, Howard, 1961-
Fletcher, Susan, 1951-
Fox, Helen, 1962-
Goodman, Susan E., 1952-
Guibert, Emmanuel.
Gwaltney, Doris.
Hammond, Andrew, 1970-
Hasler, Eveline.
Heinz, Brian J., 1946-
Helgerson, Joseph.
Janisch, Heinz.
Jarvis, Robin, 1963-
Klise, Kate.
Krommes, Beth.
LaReau, Jenna.
LaReau, Kara.
Larson, Kirby.
Wintz-Litty, Julie.
Lobel, Gillian.
López, Lorraine, 1956-
MacRae, Tom.
Matlin, Marlee.
McCormick, Patricia, 1956-
Miura, Tarō, 1968-
Montserrat, Pep.
Nelson, Kadir.
Nelson, S. D.
Nickle, John.
Pitzer, Susanna, 1958-
Redlich, Ben.
Rosen, Michael, 1946-
Roth, Susan L.
Rubel, Nicole.
Ruby, Laura.
Sapergia, Barbara, 1943-
Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007.
Schneider, Howie, 1930-2007.
Schubert, Leda.
Sheldon, Dyan.
Sidman, Joyce.
Smith, Joseph A. (Joseph Anthony), 1936-
Stewart, Amber.
Svendsen, Mark Nestor, 1962-
Verniero, Joan C.
Von Schmidt, Eric.
Washburn, Bradford, 1910-2007.
Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956-
Weissberger, Ela.
Wiesner, David.
Wilson, Jonathan, 1950-
Wilson, Phil, 1948-
Yerxa, Leo, 1947-
Yoshikawa, Sachiko.
Authors -- Biography.
Children's literature -- Bibliography.
Illustrators -- Biography.
ISBN 9781414429458 (electronic book)
1414429452 (electronic book)