By Deborah Hopkinson
Award-winning writer Deborah Hopkinson grew up in Massachusetts and after university moved to Hawaii the place she labored as a school improvement administrator whereas nurturing her writing profession. during this ninth booklet of the Author and YOU sequence, Hopkinson stocks her interest and the style within which that interest ends up in research and study after which to her many fiction and nonfiction tales. the writer discusses every one of her books, offering the again tale, the impetus for the e-book, and the study actions that introduced all of the tales to younger readers. the actual emphasis of this e-book is the writing of books for younger readers inside of a historic context and the way to take advantage of basic resource records in that attempt. the writer has a well-developed site with lesson plans for her books already in position. Her books are rather invaluable at school libraries as many are set in a historic context. She additionally has a number of biographies in her portfolio and is celebrated in that context to varsity librarians. Grades K-6.
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