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Maurice Sendak

Overview

My Favorite Writer is a biography series that profiles and celebrates significant children's authors of the twentieth century. Each book explores the life of a well-known children's writer and provides an overview of his her most popular books. Additional facts are provided through a timeline, awards, and fan information. Photographs and "Inspired to Write" features will motivate young, aspiring writers. Creative writing tips and instruction on how to write a biography report will improve the reader's writing ...
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Overview

My Favorite Writer is a biography series that profiles and celebrates significant children's authors of the twentieth century. Each book explores the life of a well-known children's writer and provides an overview of his her most popular books. Additional facts are provided through a timeline, awards, and fan information. Photographs and "Inspired to Write" features will motivate young, aspiring writers. Creative writing tips and instruction on how to write a biography report will improve the reader's writing skills.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781590364840
  • Publisher: Weigl Publishers, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/28/2006
  • Series: My Favorite Writer
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 32
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 7.82 (w) x 10.50 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Milestones 5

Early Childhood 6

Growing Up 8

Learning the Craft 12

Getting Publlished 14

Writer Today 16

Popular Books 18

Creative Writing Tips 22

Writing a Biography Review 24

Fan Information 26

Quiz 28

Writing Terms 30

Glossary 31

Index / Photo Credits 32

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