What Do Authors Do?

What Do Authors Do?

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A humorous and instructive look at how authors develop their ideas into a book and then find a pub-lisher. Step-by-step, the author describes the dedication and patience that writing requires; the help supplied by friends, family, editors, designers, and printers; and the satisfaction of readers' appreciation. "Librarians and teachers introducing the writing process will find this title very useful." -- School Library Journal, starred reviewshow more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 222 x 270 x 4mm | 222.26g
  • HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
  • CLARION BOOKS
  • Boston, United States
  • English
  • 0395866219
  • 9780395866214
  • 95,421

Review quote

"Librarians and teachers introducing the writing process will find this title very useful." School Library Journal, Starredshow more

About Eileen Christelow

Eileen Christelow has created numerous fun and funny picture books, including the Five Little Monkeys series, Author, and most recently, Letters from a Desperate Dog. She and her husband, Ahren, live in Vermont. For more information visit www.christelow.com.show more

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130 ratings
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3 26% (34)
2 6% (8)
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