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Funny business : conversations with writers of comedy

Author: Leonard S Marcus
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The thirteen interviews that compose this collection are full of insights from the authors of humorous books for young readers, including Judy Blume, Beverly Cleary, Christopher Paul Curtis, and others.
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Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography
Interviews
Juvenile works
Bio-bibliography Juvenile literature
Interviews Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Daniel Manus Pinkwater; Daniel Manus Pinkwater
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard S Marcus
ISBN: 9780763632540 0763632546
OCLC Number: 230730282
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 214 p. : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Judy Blume --
Beverly Cleary --
Sharon Creech --
Christopher Paul Curtis --
Anne Fine --
Daniel Handler --
Carl Hiaasen --
Norton Juster --
Dick King-Smith --
Hilary McKay --
Daniel Pinkwater --
Louis Sachar --
Jon Scieszka.
Responsibility: compiled and edited by Leonard S. Marcus.
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The thirteen interviews that compose this collection are full of insights from the authors of humorous books for young readers, including Judy Blume, Beverly Cleary, Christopher Paul Curtis, and others.

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