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Title The best in children's nonfiction : reading, writing, and teaching Orbis Pictus Award books / edited by Myra Zarnowski, Richard M. Kerper, Julie M. Jensen.

Imprint Urbana, Ill. : National Council of Teachers of English, c2001.


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 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  028.162 B464    ---  Available
Description vii, 161 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Quality of prose in Orbis Pictus Award books / Julie M. Jensen -- Intermingling fact and fiction / Myra Zarnowski -- Nonfiction book design in a digital age / Richard M. Kerper -- Acknowledging, citing, going beyond : issues of documentation in nonfiction literature / Karen Patricia Smith -- Significance of topics of Orbis Pictus Award-winning books / Elaine M. Aoki -- Wish for a new century / Diane Swanson -- Lessons learned from a butterfly / Laurence Pringle -- Presidents, plagues, and a pilot : my writing life in the 1990s / James Cross Giblin -- Outside the box / Patricia Lauber -- Writing in the '90s / Rhoda Blumberg -- World of difference / Jennifer Owings Dewey -- One world, many religions / Mary Pope Osborne -- Nonfiction, 1999 / Jean Fritz -- Serendipity, detective work, and worry : one nonfiction writer's journey through the '90s / Jim Murphy.
Subject Orbis Pictus Award.
Children's literature, American -- History and criticism.
Children's literature, American -- Bibliography.
Added Author Zarnowski, Myra, 1945-
Kerper, Richard M.
Jensen, Julie M.
ISBN 0814104894

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