Women's Fiction Authors: A Research Guide (Author Research) (Paperback)

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Students, researchers, readers' advisors, and women's fiction fans will find a starting point for researching popular women's fiction authors and to find new ones with this practical guide. It includes entries for more than 70 leading contemporary and popular authors, listing print and online sources, as well as web sites for obtaining authoritative information. A special addition to this volume is the inclusion of "author read-alikes" for 15 of the featured authors. An appendix lists some of the classic forerunners of women's fiction.

About the Author

REBECCA VNUK MLIS, has worked as a Readers Advisory Librarian and a Collection Development Specialist for the Chicago Public Library, and is currently diving into the world of administration. A fiction reviewer for Library Journal, she authored the Collection Development feature on Chick Lit in 2005. She has presented nationally on different RA topics such as Chick Lit, RA Web Sites, and more. As steering committee member of the Adult Reading Round Table, she is currently assisting in the editing of the 3rd edition of the ARRT Genre Workbook for Readers Advisors. She lives in the western suburbs of Chicago

Product Details
ISBN: 9781591586425
ISBN-10: 1591586429
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Publication Date: June 1st, 2009
Pages: 188
Language: English
Series: Author Research