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Karen Hesse

Karen Hesse( )
Author: Oliphant-Ingham, Rosemary
Series title:Studies in Young Adult Literature Ser.
Publication Date:Mar 2005
Publisher:Scarecrow Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $63.00
Book Description:

This biocritical review focuses on Karen Hesse, whose work, Out of the Dust, won the Newbery Medal in 1998, and was awarded a "Genius" fellowship by the MacArthur Foundation - one of only two such fellowships ever given to writers for children or adolescents. It includes interviews with Hesse and her publisher, as well as considerable detail on how she writes, researches, creates book topics and characters, and weaves real-life experiences into all of her stories.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Children's & Young Adult Literature
Literary Criticism / American / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.28 x 8.78 x 0.56 Inches
Book Weight:0.55 Pounds

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