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The essential guide to children's books and their creators, Anita Silvey, editor

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The essential guide to children's books and their creators
Title
The essential guide to children's books and their creators
Statement of responsibility
Anita Silvey, editor
Title variation
Children's books and their creators
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This new volume introduces readers to the wealth of children's literature by focusing on the essentials -- the best books for children, the ones that inform, impress, and, most important, excite young readers. This edition features more than 475 entries on the best-loved children's authors and illustrators, numerous essays on social and historical issues, thirty personal glimpses into craft by well-known writers, illustrators, and critics, and invaluable reading lists by category. The essential guide to children's books and their creators summarizes the canon of contemporary children's literature, in a practical guide essential for anyone choosing a book for or working with children
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 810.9/9282/03
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • Z1232
  • PS490
  • PN451
LC item number
  • .E85 2002
  • .E7 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Silvey, Anita
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  • Children's literature, American
  • Children
  • Children's literature, American
  • Children's literature
  • Children's literature
  • Kinderbuchautor
  • Geschichte 1900-2001
  • Biographie
  • Kinderliteratur
  • Wörterbuch
  • USA
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The essential guide to children's books and their creators, Anita Silvey, editor
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([xi]-xv) and index
Contents
Getting started: a basic reading list -- Entries -- Notes on the contributors -- Illustration credits
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 542 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034660596
Label
The essential guide to children's books and their creators, Anita Silvey, editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([xi]-xv) and index
Contents
Getting started: a basic reading list -- Entries -- Notes on the contributors -- Illustration credits
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 542 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034660596

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