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The Resource The wand in the word : conversations with writers of fantasy, compiled and edited by Leonard S. Marcus

The wand in the word : conversations with writers of fantasy, compiled and edited by Leonard S. Marcus

Label
The wand in the word : conversations with writers of fantasy
Title
The wand in the word
Title remainder
conversations with writers of fantasy
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by Leonard S. Marcus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Interviews with 13 American and English authors of fantasy fiction discussing their lives, literary influences, work routines and their beliefs about the place of fantasy in literature and our lives. Includes a "reader" listing each author's major fantasy works
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.009/9282
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PS374.F27
LC item number
W36 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marcus, Leonard S.
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Children's stories, American
  • Children's stories, English
  • Fantasy fiction, English
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, English
  • Children's stories
  • Fantasy fiction
Label
The wand in the word : conversations with writers of fantasy, compiled and edited by Leonard S. Marcus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Lloyd Alexander -- Franny Billingsley -- Susan Cooper -- Nancy Farmer -- Brian Jacques -- Diana Wynne Jones -- Ursula K. LeGuin -- Madeleine L'Engle -- Garth Nix -- Tamora Pierce -- Terry Pratchett -- Philip Pullman -- Jane Yolen
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
202 p.
Isbn
9780763626259
Isbn Type
(reinforced : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005046913
Other physical details
ill., facsim.
System control number
  • ocm58720648
  • (OCoLC)58720648
  • 692409
Label
The wand in the word : conversations with writers of fantasy, compiled and edited by Leonard S. Marcus
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Lloyd Alexander -- Franny Billingsley -- Susan Cooper -- Nancy Farmer -- Brian Jacques -- Diana Wynne Jones -- Ursula K. LeGuin -- Madeleine L'Engle -- Garth Nix -- Tamora Pierce -- Terry Pratchett -- Philip Pullman -- Jane Yolen
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
202 p.
Isbn
9780763626259
Isbn Type
(reinforced : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005046913
Other physical details
ill., facsim.
System control number
  • ocm58720648
  • (OCoLC)58720648
  • 692409

Library Locations

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      41.61090195 -93.68839790996259
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