(Raskin, Ellen). Olson, Marilynn Strasser
Title ELLEN RASKIN
Book Condition Fine in a fine dust jacket with photo-portrait of Raskin to the front panel, repeated as a frontispiece. Notes, bibliography, index.
Edition First edition, first printing. Twayne United States Authors Series (Children's Literature), #579.
Publisher Boston: Twayne Publishers, (1991).
0805776273 / 9780805776270
Seller ID 31699.00
A warm appreciation and probing analysis of the illustrator/author, perhaps best known for her "puzzle mysteries." Raskin won the Newbery for THE WESTING GAME, and her FIGGS & PHANTOMS was a 1975 Newbery Honor Book. Illustrated with photos and figures.
Children's Reference. Mystery Reference. Literary Biography. Literary Criticism.