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

Label
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
LC item number
.E85 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The essential guide to children's books and their creators, Anita Silvey, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([xi]-xv) and index
Contents
Getting started: a basic reading list -- Entries -- Notes on the contributors -- Illustration credits
Control code
ocm50503317
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 542 p.
Isbn
9780618190836
Lccn
2002032288
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The essential guide to children's books and their creators, Anita Silvey, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([xi]-xv) and index
Contents
Getting started: a basic reading list -- Entries -- Notes on the contributors -- Illustration credits
Control code
ocm50503317
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 542 p.
Isbn
9780618190836
Lccn
2002032288
Other physical details
ill.

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