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Title:
Small plays for you and a friend
Title:
Small plays for you and a friend
Publisher Info:
New York : Houghton Mifflin/Clarion Books, 1974, c1973.
Physical Description:
48 pages color illustrations 18 cm.
General Note:
"A Clarion book."
Abstract:
Five original plays designed for two actors, with the author's notes on staging and adapting the plays, including simple directions for the actors and a list of the props needed.
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812.5 ALEX Book Juvenile Nonfiction
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Five original plays designed for two actors, with the author's notes on staging and adapting the plays, including simple directions for the actors and a list of the props needed.


Author Notes

Author Sue Alexander was born on August 20, 1933. She attended Drake University and Northwestern University, but did not graduate. She sold her first book, Small Plays for You and a Friend, in 1973. During her lifetime, she wrote about 25 children's books and numerous magazine and newspaper stories for young readers. Many of her books, like Nadia the Willful, Sara's City, and Lila on the Landing, were based on her own childhood experiences. In 1968, she became a founding member of the Society for Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, which is an international organization that supports active and aspiring authors and artists. In 1980, she received the Dorothy C. McKenzie Award from the Children's Literature Council of Southern California for distinguised contributions to the field of children's literature. She died on July 3, 2008 at the age of 74.

(Bowker Author Biography)