Interview with Will Hobbs
site features excerpts of an interview with
Bearstone author Will Hobbs, in which
he discusses various aspects of his writing
process, including the importance of images,
outlines, and character sketches. Read about
the fascinating evolution of his stories, from
the beginning draft to the final published novel.
I Was Your Age: Original Stories About Growing
edited by Amy Ehrlich
Official Katherine Paterson Website
Paterson, one of the contributing authors of
When I Was Your Age: Original Stories About
Growing Up, still has trouble acknowledging
the fact that she is a writer. Read about her
interesting life, her published works, interview
questions and responses, and a list of awards
by clicking on the links in the right column.
how this contributing author of When I Was
Your Age: Original Stories About Growing Up
got his nickname, why he became a writer, and
where he gets his ideas and inspiration. Other
links include information about Avi's published
works and titles in progress.
by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve
from the Gaps: Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve
site includes a biography of writer Virginia
Driving Hawk Sneve, as well as criticism and
a bibliography of her works. Learn how Sneve's
childhood was affected by storytelling and what
inspired her to change the image of Native Americans
Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad
by Ann Petry
the journey of a slave through the Underground
Railroad at this National Geographic
site. Travel through time, making critical decisions
and encountering famous faces from history,
such as Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass.
Click on links to see a Time Line, to
view a map of the Routes to Freedom,
and to read about the Faces of Freedom.