H.W. Wilson announced the electronic and print publication of the "Tenth Book of Junior Authors & Illustrators," the newest volume in the series designed to acquaint readers with the creators of outstanding young adult and children’s books.
The "Tenth Book" features nearly 200 profiles, most with autobiographical statements written specifically for the volume. Information is included on family backgrounds, education, career paths, and approaches to art and life. Photographs, book jacket images, suggested reading lists, and Web sites that offer starting points for additional research are also provided.
The book includes a new Geographical Index noting the states and nations with which each artist is associated, as well as a descriptive list of the major awards and honors cited in the volume and a cumulative index of all the profiles in the Junior Authors & Illustrators series.
All ten volumes in the Junior Authors & lllustrators series are available in a single database containing more than 2,100 profiles of authors of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction. New profiles are added annually. Database pricing information is available directly from H.W. Wilson.
The 803-page print edition of the "Tenth Book of Junior Authors & Illustrators" is priced at $120.
H.W. Wilson, www.hwwilson.com.