Download or read book Something about the Author written by Lisa Kumar and published by Gale / Cengage Learning. This book was released on 2007-05 with total page 240 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: An easy-to-use source for librarians, students and other researchers, each volume in this series provides illustrated biographical profiles of approximately 75 childrens authors and artists. This critically acclaimed series covers more than 12, 000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries typically cover: personal life, career, writings, works in progress, adaptations, additional sources. A cumulative author index is included in each odd-numbered volume.