Writers and Writing

S is for Story: A Writer's Alphabet

S is for Story: A Writer's Alphabet

Esther Hershenhorn
Illustrator:  Zachary Pullen 
Nonfiction Picture Book  Series
For ages 6 to 10
Sleeping Bear Press, 2009   ISBN: 978-1585364398
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Written Anything Good Lately?

Written Anything Good Lately?

Susan Allen, Jane Lindaman
Illustrator:  Vicky Enright 
Picture Book
For ages 6 to 9
Lerner, 2010   ISBN: 978-0761354772
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Poetry for Young People: Edna St. Vincent Millay

Poetry for Young People: Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edited by Frances Schoonmaker
Illustrator:  Mike Bryce 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 9 and up
Sterling, 1999   ISBN: 0806959282
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The Best Story

The Best Story

Eileen Spinelli
Illustrator:  Anne Wilsdorf 
Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Penguin, 2008   ISBN: 978-0803730557
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The Boy Who Loved Words

The Boy Who Loved Words

Roni Schotter
Illustrator:  Giselle Potter 
Picture Book
For ages 6 to 9
Random House, 2006   ISBN: 0375836012
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R is for Rhyme: A Poetry Alphabet

R is for Rhyme: A Poetry Alphabet

Judy Young
Illustrator:  Victor Juhasz 
Nonfiction and Poetry Picture Book  Series
For ages 6 to 10
Sleeping Bear Press, 2006   ISBN: 978-1585362400
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E. E. Cummings: A Poet's Life

E. E. Cummings: A Poet's Life

Catherine Reef
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
Clarion Books, 2006   ISBN: 978-0618568499
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Miguel de Cervantes: Novelist, Poet, and Playwright

Miguel de Cervantes: Novelist, Poet, and Playwright

Don Nardo
Nonfiction Picture Book  Series
For ages 10 to 12
Capstone Press, 2008   ISBN: 978-0756536756
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Nathaniel Hawthorne: A Biography

Nathaniel Hawthorne: A Biography

Milton Meltzer
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 12 to 14
Lerner, 2006   ISBN: 978-0761334590
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The Literary Adventures of Washington Irving: American Storyteller

The Literary Adventures of Washington Irving: American Storyteller

Cheryl Harness
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 10
National Geographic Children's Books, 2008   ISBN: 978-1426304385
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Write On, Mercy! The Secret Life of Mercy Otis Warren

Write On, Mercy! The Secret Life of Mercy Otis Warren

Gretchen Woelfle
Illustrator:  Alexandra Wallner 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Boyds Mills Press, 2012   ISBN: 978-1590788226
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Wonderful Words: Poems About Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening

Wonderful Words: Poems About Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening

Selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins
Illustrator:  Karen Barbour 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 7 and up
Simon and Schuster, 2004   ISBN: 978-0689835889
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A Picture Book of Harriet Beecher Stowe

A Picture Book of Harriet Beecher Stowe

David A. Adler
Illustrator:  Colin Bootman 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Holiday House, 2004   ISBN: 0823418782
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Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World

Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World

Laurie Lawlor
Illustrator:  Laura Beingessner 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 10
Holiday House, 2012   ISBN: 978-0823423705
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Gertrude is Gertrude is Gertrude is Gertrude

Gertrude is Gertrude is Gertrude is Gertrude

Jonah Winter
Illustrator:  Calef Brown 
Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Simon and Schuster, 2009   ISBN: 978-1416940883
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