International Who's Who of Authors and Writers 2012
Call Number: Ref PN 451 I5 (Earlier editions in AU Library Stacks)
Publication Date: 2011-10-07
A valuable and practical source of biographical information on more than 8,000 personalities and organizations of the literary world. Revised and updated annually. Biographical details are listed for writers of all kinds, including novelists, playwrights, screenwriters, essayists, editors, columnists, journalists, as well as literary agents and publishers.
Call Number: AU Electronic Resource
A bio-bibliographical guide to more than 130,000 modern writers in fiction, non-fiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields. Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, biographical and critical sources, authors' comments, and informative essays about their lives and work. A softcover cumulative index is published twice per year Restricted to AU users.
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