THE RISE & FALL & RISE of Juvenile Nonfiction, 1961-1988

Giblin, James Cross
October 1988
School Library Journal;Oct88, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p27
Trade Publication
Presents insights on the job of being a children's book editor starting in 1961. Concentration on editing nonfiction more than fiction; Requirements of nonfiction editing; Growth of children's book publishing; Discovery that youngsters were likely to respond to a photo essay than to a typical nonfiction book of the past.


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