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Presenting William Sleator

Author: James E Davis; Hazel K Davis
Publisher: New York : Twayne Publishers ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992.
Series: Twayne's United States authors series, TUSAS 594.; Twayne's United States authors series., Young adult authors.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A critical introduction to the life and work of author William Sleator, who has written for both children and young adults and specializes in the field of science fiction.
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Davis, James E., 1934-
Presenting William Sleator.
New York : Twayne Publishers ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992
(OCoLC)755189950
Named Person: William Sleator; William Sleator; William Sleator
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James E Davis; Hazel K Davis
ISBN: 080578215X 9780805782158
OCLC Number: 24467739
Description: xii, 131 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. William Sleator: Ahead of Time from Birth --
2. Works for Children: Sleator Novels in Miniature --
3. Young Adult Mysteries: Place and Plot Predominate --
4. Science Fiction for Younger Adults: Experimenting with Nutty Paradoxes --
5. In and out of Science Fiction --
6. Science Fiction for Older Adolescents: Becoming More Daring --
7. The Future: Away from Science Fiction?
Series Title: Twayne's United States authors series, TUSAS 594.; Twayne's United States authors series., Young adult authors.
Responsibility: James E. Davis and Hazel K. Davis.

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A critical introduction to the life and work of author William Sleator, who has written for both children and young adults and specializes in the field of science fiction.

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