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1206 Results
The heart of a woman —Angelou, Maya.
Book
23 available of 27 items

Gone to the woods : surviving a lost childhood —Paulsen, Gary, author.
Book
2021
8 available of 13 items

His name is synonymous with high-stakes wilderness survival stories. Now, beloved author Gary Paulsen portrays a series of life-altering moments from his turbulent childhood as his own original survival story. If not for...

My own two feet : a memoir —Cleary, Beverly.
Book
1995
3 available of 6 items

Follows the popular children's author through college years during the Depression; jobs including that of librarian; marriage; and writing and publication of her first book, "Henry Huggins."

Bill Peet : an autobiography. —Peet, Bill.
Book
1989
2 available of 3 items

The well-known author and illustrator relates the story of his life and work.

Laura's album : a remembrance scrapbook of Laura Ingalls Wilder
Book
1998
8 available of 9 items

Photographs and mementos accompany an account of the life and literary career of the author of the well-loved "Little House" books.

Edith Wharton —Lee, Hermione.
Book
2007
1 available of 2 items

26 Fairmount Avenue —DePaola, Tomie, 1934-
Book
1999
8 available of 8 items

Children's author-illustrator Tomie De Paola describes his experiences at home and in school when he was a boy.

Things will never be the same —DePaola, Tomie, 1934-
Book
2003
1 available of 2 items

Author-illustrator Tomie De Paola describes his experiences at home and in school in 1941 when he was a boy.

A girl from Yamhill : a memoir —Cleary, Beverly.
Book
1996
7 available of 8 items

Follows the popular children's author from her childhood years in Oregon through high school and into young adulthood, highlighting her family life and her growing interest in writing.

Devils, lusts and strange desires : the life of Patricia Highsmith —Bradford, Richard, 1957- author.
Book
2021
3 available of 4 items

"Made famous by the great success of her psychological thrillers, The Talented Mr. Ripley and Strangers on a Train, Patricia Highsmith is lauded as one of the most influential and celebrated modern writers. However, ther...

It began with a page : how Gyo Fujikawa drew the way —Maclear, Kyo, 1970- author.
Book
2019
0 available of 6 items

"Gyo Fujikawa's iconic children's books are beloved all over the world. Now it's time for Gyo's story to be told-- a story of artistic talent that refused to be constrained by rules or expectations. Growing up quiet and ...

Rascal —North, Sterling, 1906-1974.
Book
1963
5 available of 6 items

The author recalls his carefree life in a small midwestern town at the close of World War I, and his adventures with his pet raccoon, Rascal.

My life in dog years —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1998
11 available of 11 items

The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life, including his first dog, Snowball, in the Phillippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life.

Addicted : notes from the belly of the beast
Book
2016
0 available of 1 items

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