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Brief biographies of some well-known authors and illustrators

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Published by The Penn Publishing Company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authors -- United States -- Biography,
  • Illustrators -- United States -- Biography

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24161991M
    OCLC/WorldCa505957014

    Authors A - J. Jonathan Allen - British illustrator (The Great White Man-Eating Shark) and author/illustrator (Mucky Moose).. Caroline Arnold - US author of a wide range of nonfiction (African Animals, El Nino).. Tedd Arnold - The picture book author/illustrator (No Jumping on the Bed!, Green Wilma).. Mike Artell - Author-illustrator.. Avi - The award-winning author of Poppy, . She finished her study of Fine Arts in , and in , she completed a short-term study in France. She has exhibited her works at various galleries in Cambodia. In , she won the award "The First Children's book Authors/Illustrators Competition in .

    Here is a great blog post from Rachelle Gardner about ‘How To Write A Terrific Author Bio.’ Jacques Duvoisin on August 6, at PM I’m not sure how to do a bio for a pen name, and my credits are mainly academic, so boringly irrelevant for a fiction writer. - Did you know that many well-loved children's book authors and illustrators are from Ohio? Check out some of our favorites and find them in the Reinberger Children's Library Center and Marantz Picturebook Collection!. See more ideas about Book authors, Books and Childrens books pins.

    Partnering with authors including celebrities such as famed filmmaker Spike Lee, Kadir Nelson has brought us some gorgeous illustrations of black children and families. In addition to original stories, Nelson has illustrated well known speeches and songs, making them perfect for introductions to little ones. His talent has been recognized with. Biographies of the Authors of the Stories in the Big Book (Last names are included only of deceased members) The short biographies of the various authors of the stories in the back of the book - Alcoholics Anonymous have been graciously supplied by Nancy O., the moderator of the AA History Lovers list and her friends.


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