100 Most Popular Picture Book Authors and Illustrators: Biographical Sketches and Bibliographies

100 Most Popular Picture Book Authors and Illustrators: Biographical Sketches and Bibliographies

by Sharron L. McElmeel
     
 

ISBN-10: 1563086476

ISBN-13: 9781563086472

Pub. Date: 07/30/2000

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

Designed as a ready-reference and biographical source for educators and young readers, this book offers a more current and affordable alternative to multivolume publications. Fascinating profiles of 100 of the most beloved and celebrated picture book authors and illustrators are accompanied by photos, reading lists, and lists of related information sources (such as

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Designed as a ready-reference and biographical source for educators and young readers, this book offers a more current and affordable alternative to multivolume publications. Fascinating profiles of 100 of the most beloved and celebrated picture book authors and illustrators are accompanied by photos, reading lists, and lists of related information sources (such as Web pages). Contemporary authors and illustrators whose works are still in print provide the focus. A great collection development tool and a resource for author studies units, this book will also be in demand by students for reports.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563086472
Publisher:
Libraries Unlimited
Publication date:
07/30/2000
Series:
Popular Authors Series
Pages:
579
Product dimensions:
7.21(w) x 10.28(h) x 1.68(d)
Age Range:
11 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction
Verna Aardema1
Allan Ahlberg and Janet Ahlberg4
Martha Alexander8
Sue Alexander11
Aliki (Aliki Brandenberg)14
Mitsumasa Anno19
Caroline Arnold23
Frank Asch29
Jim Aylesworth32
Molly Garrett Bang35
Marcia Brown67
Anthony Browne71
Ashley Bryan77
Eve Bunting82
John Burningham88
Virginia Lee Burton93
Eric Carle98
Lorinda Bryan Cauley104
Eileen Christelow107
Joanna Cole112
Barbara Cooney118
Floyd Cooper123
Donald Crews128
Pat Cummings134
Tomie dePaola139
Diane Dillon and Leo Dillon145
Lois Ehlert151
Lisa Campbell Ernst156
Mem Fox160
Dick Gackenbach164
Wanda Gag168
Paul Galdone173
Theodor Seuss Geisel177
Gail Gibbons184
Paul Goble189
Gail Haley194
Kevin Henkes201
Lillian Hoban208
Nonny Hogrogian212
Deborah Hopkinson218
Patricia Hutchins224
Trina Schart Hyman228
Tony Johnston234
Ann Jonas240
Keiko Kasza244
Ezra Jack Keats248
Steven Kellogg252
Eric A. Kimmel259
Steven Kroll268
Anita Lobel273
Arnold Lobel279
David Macaulay286
James Marshall292
Bill Martin Jr.298
Jacqueline Briggs Martin303
Mercer Mayer310
Robert McCloskey315
Patricia McKissack321
David McPhail327
Bernard Most332
Helen Oxenbury335
Bill Peet339
Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney345
Gloria Pinkney and Jerry Pinkney354
Patricia Polacco364
Beatrix Potter371
Jack Prelutsky378
James Ransome384
H.A. (Hans Augusto) Rey and Margret Rey390
Faith Ringgold396
Tony Ross403
Cynthia Rylant407
Robert San Souci415
Allen Say421
Jon Scieszka429
Maurice Sendak433
Peter Sis440
David Small447
Peter Spier452
Diane Stanley458
John Steptoe463
Janet Stevens468
James Stevenson474
Nancy Tafuri479
Chris Van Allsburg483
Judith Viorst490
Bernard Waber495
Wendy Watson499
David Wiesner503
Nancy Willard509
Vera B. Williams515
Audrey Wood and Don Wood520
Jane Yolen528
Ed Young534
Margot Zemach537
Appendix - Photography Credits541
Genre Index545
General Index549
About The Author579

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