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Favorite Author Biographies


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A Girl from Yamhill
A Girl from Yamhill
by Beverly Cleary
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Generations of children have grown up with Henry Huggins, Ramona Quimby, and all of their friends, families, and assorted pets. For everyone who has enjoyed the pranks and schemes, embarrassing moments, and all of the other poignant and colorful images... (read more)

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Girl Sleuth: Nancy Drew and the Women Who Created Her
Girl Sleuth: Nancy Drew and the Women Who Created Her
by Melanie Rehak
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Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Biography * A Chicago Tribune Best Book of 2005* Winner of the Agatha Award for Non-Fiction   "A feat of daring worthy of Nancy herself." –Los Angeles Times Nancy Drew has survived the Depression, World... (read more)

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Margaret Wise Brown: Awakened by the Moon
Margaret Wise Brown: Awakened by the Moon
by Leonard S. Marcus
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Margaret Wise Brown, the author of Goodnight Moon and dozens of other children's classics, all but invented the picture book as we know it today. Combining poetic instinct with a profound empathy for small children, she knew of a child's need for... (read more)

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Looking Back: A Book of Memories
Looking Back: A Book of Memories
by Lois Lowry
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"A rare album memoir for both children and adults."--The New York Times Book Review "A compelling and inspirational portrait of the author emerges from these vivid snapshots of life's joyful, sad and surprising moments."--Publishers... (read more)

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The Secret Life of the Lonely Doll: The Search for Dare Wright
The Secret Life of the Lonely Doll: The Search for Dare Wright
by Jean Nathan
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In 1957, a childrens book called The Lonely Doll was published. With its pink-and-white-checked cover and photographs featuring a wide-eyed doll, it captured the imaginations of young girls and made the author, Dare Wright, a household name. Close to... (read more)

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Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Biography (Little House)
Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Biography (Little House)
by William Anderson
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From her pioneer days on the prairie to her golden years with her husband, Almanzo, and their daughter, Rose, Laura Ingalls Wilder has become a friend to all who have read about her adventures. This behind-the-scenes account chronicles the real events in... (read more)

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