St. James Guide to Children's Writers
5th. ed. Eds. Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast. Detroit: St. James Press, 1999. Ref PN1009.A1 T9 1999 Provides brief biographic sketches for more than 800 English-language writers of fiction, poetry, and drama for children and young adults. Each entry includes a list of the author's works, a list of critical studies about the author, and a signed essay about the author.