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The A.K. Roche
Collection contains written production material for one title published in 1969
entitled The Clever Turtle . Materials include
corrected typescripts, and photocopied galley proofs.
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Roslyn Kroop Abisch and Boche Kaplan make up the ghostwriter, A.K.
Roche. A dynamic duo, the two together wrote and illustrated over thirty
children's books between 1967 and 1977. Their repertoire includes
I Can Be, The Clever Turtle, The Make-It Play-It Game
Book, Mixed Bag of Tricks and Anytime,
Anyplace . See Abisch, Roslyn and Kaplan, Boche for more information.
Biographical source: Something About the
Author . Volumes 9, 24: 1976, 1981.
Collection Scope and Content Note
The A.K. Roche Collection contains written production material for one
title published in 1969 entitled The Clever
Turtle . Materials include corrected typescripts, and photocopied galley
- The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog
of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about
related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these
- Roche, A.K.
The Clever Turtle 1969
Note Englewood, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1969
Box MF 674
(7 p.) Box MF 674
galley proof, photocopy
(5 p.) Box MF 674