Favorite Children's Authors and Illustrators [2nd Edition]

This critically acclaimed reference collection was conceived, created, and designed specifically with upper-elementary and middle-grade readers in mind. This updated edition, expanded to eight volumes, incorporates 74 additional authors and illustrators who have thrilled and entertained young readers through the years. This comprehensive set offers substantive biographical sketches of nearly 300 popular storytellers and illustrators, plus updated lists of selected works and awards. Web sites and books for finding further information are also included. Hours of delighted browsing and successful investigation await!