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Beverly Cleary

Author: Jennifer Peltak
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2005.
Series: Who wrote that?
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the life of the children's author, discussing how she came to write her books about her most famous character, Ramona Quimby.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Beverly Cleary; Beverly Cleary
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Peltak
ISBN: 0791082318 9780791082317
OCLC Number: 56686369
Description: 116 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Blackbird to bluebird --
Farm girl, city life --
California --
Blossoming --
Welcome to the neighborhood --
Ramona forever --
Dear author --
Winning at growing up.
Series Title: Who wrote that?
Responsibility: Jennifer Peltak ; foreword by Kyle Zimmer.
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Presents the life of the children's author, discussing how she came to write her books about her most famous character, Ramona Quimby.

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