Worlds of Childhood: The Art and Craft of Writing for Children (Revised)

William Zinsser (Editor)
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Description

In this revised edition of Worlds of Childhood, six prominent authors of classic books for young people search their own childhood for the sources of their inspiration and discover a common theme: to enter the worlds that children inhabit, a writer must know the magic word - honesty.

Product Details

Price
$18.95
Publisher
Mariner Books
Publish Date
July 23, 1998
Pages
224
Dimensions
5.53 X 0.56 X 8.26 inches | 0.52 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780395901519
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About the Author

William Zinsser is a writer, editor and teacher. He began his career on the New York Herald Tribune and has since written regularly for leading magazines. During the 1970s he was master of Branford College at Yale. His 17 books, ranging from baseball to music to American travel, include the influential Writing to Learn and Writing About Your Life. He teaches at the New School in New York.

Reviews

"anyone who has ever read and loved a children's book" Christian Science Monitor

"A collection to treasure." Library Journal