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Major Authors and Illustrators for Children and Young Adults

A Selection of Sketches from Something About the Author (Major Authors & Illustrators for Children & Young Adults (8 Vols))

by Gale Group

  • 94 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Thomson Gale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s literature studies: general,
  • Illustration,
  • Individual artists,
  • Reference works,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Children"s Literature - General,
  • Reference,
  • General,
  • Biography,
  • Authors,
  • Bio-bibliography,
  • Children"s literature,
  • Young adult literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages5132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8145629M
    ISBN 100787612340
    ISBN 109780787612344


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