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Stephanie Watson Papers

Summary Information
Title: Stephanie Watson Papers
Dates: 2008
Creator: Watson, Stephanie Elaine, 1979-
Extent: .33 cubic ft. (14 folders)
Location: Materials are housed in the Andersen Library caverns. Please allow 30 minutes for retrieval.
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-2046
The collection consists of print production materials by Stephanie Watson for 1 published title.

Repository: University of Minnesota. Children's Literature Research Collections.

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Watson, Stephanie Elaine, 1979-


Materials are arranged alphabetically by published title and chronologically within each title.

Biography of Watson, Stephanie

Stephanie Watson grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota and now lives across the Mississippi river in Saint Paul. Before she became a writer of children's books, she was an avid reader of them. A few of her favorites are Pippi Longstocking, Harriet the Spy, Alice in Wonderland, Ramona Quimby and Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle. Elvis and Olive is her first novel for young readers.

Biographical Source:, 2008

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of print production materials by Stephanie Watson for 1 published title.

Subject Terms
  • This 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 headings.
  • Friendship
  • Secrecy
  • Watson, Stephanie Elaine, 1979-
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Box MF 4217-4218
Elvis and Olive, published New York: Scholastic Press, 2008 (14 folders)  Box MF 4217-4218
Note  MF 4217 contains: 2 typescripts (18 p., 31 p.); corrected typescripts (696 p.); correspondence (13 p.); notes (13 p.)
MF 4218 contains: corrected typescript (143 p.); corrected page proof (242 p.); cover ideas (6 p.); correspondence (1 p.); photocopy of illustrations (17 p.)