The Essential Guide To Children S Books And Their Creators

✏Book Title : The Essential Guide to Children s Books and Their Creators
✏Author :
✏Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
✏Release Date :
✏Pages : 560
✏ISBN : 0547348894
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Essential Guide to Children s Books and Their Creators Book Summary : Upon publication, Anita Silvey’s comprehensive survey of contemporary children’s literature, Children’s Books and Their Creators, garnered unanimous praise from librarians, educators, and specialists interested in the world of writing for children. Now The Essential Guide to Children’s Books and Their Creators assembles the best of that volume in one handy, affordable reference, geared specifically to parents, educators, and students. This new volume introduces readers to the wealth of children’s literature by focusing on the essentials — the best books for children, the ones that inform, impress, and, most important, excite young readers. Updated to include newcomers such as J. K. Rowling and Lemony Snicket and to cover the very latest on publishing and educational trends, this edition features more than 475 entries on the best-loved children’s authors and illustrators, numerous essays on social and historical issues, thirty personal glimpses into craft by well-known writers, illustrators, and critics, and invaluable reading lists by category. The Essential Guide to Children’s Books and Their Creators summarizes the canon of contemporary children’s literature, in a practical guide essential for anyone choosing a book for or working with children.

✏Book Title : The Undergraduate s Companion to Children s Writers and Their Web Sites
✏Author : Jen Stevens
✏Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 154
✏ISBN : 1591580978
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Undergraduate s Companion to Children s Writers and Their Web Sites Book Summary : This volume, one in the Undergraduate Companion series, focuses on American and British writers for children and young adults and is addressed to students in both English and Education classes. It provides both print and free online sources. Most undergraduates do not possess the research skills necessary to evaluate Web sites. This volume will address their needs by providing pathfinders to works by, about, and related to key writers of children's and young adult fiction. Included are entries for 185 British and American writers and writing teams, most from the 20th century. Young adult and adult. Grades 9 and up.

✏Book Title : The Complete Idiot s Guide to Publishing Children s Books 3rd Edition
✏Author : Harold D. Underdown
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2008-05-06
✏Pages : 384
✏ISBN : 9781101460801
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Complete Idiot s Guide to Publishing Children s Books 3rd Edition Book Summary : 'Honest and precise, everything about writing for children there is to know.' Jane Yolen, author Here is the comprehensive guide to writing, publishing, and selling for an ever-expanding and always exciting children's market, now in a new and updated third edition. - Includes new chapters on self-publishing and on "how to choose a how-to", plus revision and updates throughout. - Offers practical advice on getting started and on dealing with out-of-print books. - Covers picture books, chapter books, nonfiction, middle-grade and young novels, and common formats and genres. - Reveals what happens inside a children's publishing company, and provides guidance in working with an editor. - Sample cover and query letters, manuscript format, glossary, and recommended resources in an extensive appendix. - Plus information on agents, contracts, copyright, marketing and more.

✏Book Title : Children s Literature in Action A Librarian s Guide 3rd Edition
✏Author : Sylvia M. Vardell
✏Publisher : ABC-CLIO
✏Release Date : 2019-06-30
✏Pages : 348
✏ISBN : 9781440867798
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Children s Literature in Action A Librarian s Guide 3rd Edition Book Summary : This practitioner-oriented introduction to literature for children ages 5–12 covers the latest trends, titles, and tools for choosing the best books and materials as well as for planning fun and effective programs and activities. • Includes recommendations and evaluations of digital ebooks, apps, and audiobooks as well as print titles, providing full coverage of today's range of materials for children • Features short essays by top authors and practitioners in the field to give readers expert opinions and guidance • Provides author comments, collaborative activities, featured books, special topics and programs, selected awards and celebrations, historical connections, recommended resources, issues for discussion, relevant professional standards, and assignment suggestions within each chapter • Addresses the most recent professional and curricular standards for elementary school students—a key element of today's education assessment standards

📒Reading Raps ✍ Rita Soltan

✏Book Title : Reading Raps
✏Author : Rita Soltan
✏Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 354
✏ISBN : 1591582342
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Reading Raps Book Summary : Offering 100 ready-made book club instructions for popular children's and YA titles, this guide provides comprehensive background information needed to conduct lively book discussions for four types of family-oriented book clubs--family, mother/daughter, father/son, and readers' rap--as well as a book club for kids only. Perfect for public library programs and after-school book clubs, this is a one-stop resource, with practical, ready-made plans that can easily be adapted to multiple environments.

✏Book Title : The Encyclopedia of Christian Literature
✏Author : George Thomas Kurian
✏Publisher : Scarecrow Press
✏Release Date : 2010-04-16
✏Pages : 732
✏ISBN : 0810872838
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Encyclopedia of Christian Literature Book Summary : Covering 2,000 years, this two-volume set is the first encyclopedia devoted to Christian writers and books. In addition to an overview of the Christian literature, this encyclopedia includes more than 40 essays on the principal genres of Christian literature and more than 400 bio-bibliographical essays describing the principal writers and their works.

✏Book Title : Bibliographic Guide to Education
✏Author : GK Hall
✏Publisher : G K Hall
✏Release Date : 2004-10
✏Pages : 512
✏ISBN : 0783805012
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Bibliographic Guide to Education Book Summary : The "Bibliographic Guide to Education" lists recent publications cataloged during the past year by Teachers College, Columbia University, supplemented by publications in the field of education cataloged by The Research Libraries of The New York Public Library, selected on the basis of subject headings. Non-book materials, including theses, are included in this "Guide," with the exception of serials. All aspects and levels of education are represented in this "Guide," including such areas as: American elementary and secondary education, higher and adult education, early childhood education, history and philosophy of education, applied pedagogy, international and comparative education, educational administration, education of the culturally disadvantaged and physically handicapped, nursing education and education of minorities and women. Also well covered are the administrative reports of departments of education for various countries and for U.S. states and large cities. The Teachers College collection covers over 200 distinct educational systems. Works in all languages are included. The" Bibliographic Guide to Education" serves in part as an annual supplement to the "Dictionary Catalog of the Teachers College Library, Columbia University" (G.K. Hall & Co., 1970) and Supplements ("First Supplement," 1971; "Second Supplement," 1973; "Third Supplement," 1977).

✏Book Title : The Little Black Book of Sushi
✏Author : Day Zschock
✏Publisher : Peter Pauper Press, Inc.
✏Release Date :
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 1441300414
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Little Black Book of Sushi Book Summary : Here are the raw facts about sushi, from history and etiquette to tips and recipes. Become a satisfied customer and an inspired sushi chef with this ultimate guide! A great book for any sushi lover!

📒American Reference Books Annual ✍ Libraries Unlimited

✏Book Title : American Reference Books Annual
✏Author : Libraries Unlimited
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages : 816
✏ISBN : 1591580560
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Reference Books Annual Book Summary : 1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.

📒Childrens Catalog ✍ H.W. Wilson Company

✏Book Title : Childrens Catalog
✏Author : H.W. Wilson Company
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2001
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UOM:39015079407634
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Childrens Catalog Book Summary : The 1st ed. includes an index to v. 28-36 of St. Nicholas.