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Gennifer Choldenko papers, undated, 1999-2010

Summary Information
Title: Gennifer Choldenko papers
Dates: undated, 1999-2010
Creator: Choldenko, Gennifer
Extent: 6 boxes (6.15 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-2073
Abstract:
This collection consists of typescript, photocopies of photographs, page proofs, research materials, notes, and holographs for five books published from 2004-2011.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Choldenko, Gennifer

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required. Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Copyright:

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Preferred Citation:

Gennifer Choldenko papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Gennifer Choldenko was born in California in 1957. She has a degree in English. She worked as a copy writer for seven years before returning to school. She wrote her first novel while in art school. In 2005 she won the Newbery Honor for her book Al Capone Does My Shirts . She lives in California.


Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection contains materials from five books published from 2004-2011 and includes; typescript, photocopies of photographs, page proofs, research materials, notes, and holographs.

Subject Terms
Indexing 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.
  • Choldenko, Gennifer
  • Family problems -- Fiction.
  • Newbery Honor Book -- 2005.
  • Brothers and sisters of children with disabilities -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Autism -- Fiction.
  • Dysfunctional families -- Fiction.
  • Autism.
  • Brothers and sisters of children with disabilities.
  • Dysfunctional families.
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California -- Juvenile fiction.
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California -- Fiction.
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California.
  • Fiction.
  • History.
  • Juvenile works.
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.) -- History -- Fiction.
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.) -- History -- Juvenile fiction.
  • California -- Alcatraz Island.
  • Capone, Al, 1899-1947 -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Bashfulness -- Fiction.
  • Valentine's Day -- Fiction.
  • Schools -- Fiction.
  • Bashfulness -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Valentine's Day -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Shyness -- Fiction.
  • Bashfulness.
  • Schools.
  • Valentine's Day.
  • Race relations -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Overweight persons -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Social classes -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Popularity -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Race relations -- Fiction.
  • Overweight persons -- Fiction.
  • Social classes -- Fiction.
  • Popularity -- Fiction.
  • Overweight persons.
  • Popularity.
  • Race relations.
  • Social classes.
  • Fantasy.
  • Space and time -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.
  • Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Siblings -- Fiction.
  • Brothers and sisters.
  • Space and time.
  • Fantasy fiction.
  • Photocopies of photographs
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Al Capone Does My Shirts, 2004 
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts undated  Box 1 , Folder 1-16
 
Typescript 2002  Box 1 , Folder 17
 
Corrected Typescript 2002  Box 1 , Folder 18-19
Box 2
Corrected Typescript 2002  Box 2 , Folder 1-5
 
Typescript 2003  Box 2 , Folder 6-7
 
Corrected Typescript 2003  Box 2 , Folder 8-9
 
Corrected Typescript, Photocopies of Photographs 2003  Box 2 , Folder 10
 
Corrected Typescript 2003  Box 2 , Folder 11-12
 
Corrected Typescript, Typescript 2003  Box 2 , Folder 13
 
Corrected Pages Proofs 2003  Box 2 , Folder 14-16
 
Research Material 2002-2003  Box 2 , Folder 17-18
 
Notes undated  Box 2 , Folder 19
Box 3
Typescript undated  Box 3 , Folder 1
 
Corrected Typescript 1999  Box 3 , Folder 2-3
 
Corrected Typescript 2000  Box 3 , Folder 4
 
Notes undated  Box 3 , Folder 5
 
Correspondence 2001-2003  Box 3 , Folder 6
 
Al Capone Shines My Shoes, 2009 
Box 3
Corrected Page Proof 2009  Box 3 , Folder 7-8
 
Corrected Page Proof undated  Box 3 , Folder 9-10
 
Correspondence 2002-2008  Box 3 , Folder 11
 
Notes undated  Box 3 , Folder 12-17
 
Notes, Research Material undated  Box 3 , Folder 18
 
Research Material undated  Box 3 , Folder 19-20
 
Holograph undated  Box 3 , Folder 21
 
Corrected Typescript 2006  Box 3 , Folder 22
 
Typescript 2007  Box 3 , Folder 23
Box 4
Typescript 2007  Box 4 , Folder 1
 
Corrected Typescript 2007  Box 4 , Folder 2-3
 
Typescript 2007  Box 4 , Folder 4-5
 
Corrected Typescript 2008  Box 4 , Folder 6-7
 
Typescripts 2008  Box 4 , Folder 8
 
Corrected Typescript 2008  Box 4 , Folder 9-13
 
Typescript 2008  Box 4 , Folder 14
 
Corrected Typescript 2008  Box 4 , Folder 16
 
Photocopied Corrected Typescript undated  Box 4 , Folder 17-19
 
Page Proof 2009  Box 4 , Folder 20
 
Photocopied Corrected Page Proof 2009  Box 4 , Folder 21-22
 
Corrected Typescript 2009  Box 4 , Folder 23
 
Giant Crush, A, 2011 
Box 4
Typescript, Correspondence 2006  Box 4 , Folder 24
 
If a Tree Falls at Lunch Period, 2007 
Box 4
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 4 , Folder 25
Box 5
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 5 , Folder 1
 
Corrected Page Proof 2006  Box 5 , Folder 2-3
 
Corrected Page Proof 2007  Box 5 , Folder 4-7
 
No Passengers Beyond This Point, 2011 
Box 5
Corrected Typescript 2010  Box 5 , Folder 8-9
 
Corrected Typescript 2009  Box 5 , Folder 10-12
 
Corrected Typescript 2010  Box 5 , Folder 13-16
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 5 , Folder 17-19
 
Corrected Typescript, Notes 2008-2009  Box 5 , Folder 20
 
Corrected Typescript 2009  Box 5 , Folder 21-23
 
Holograph undated  Box 5 , Folder 24
Box 6
Corrected Page Proof 2010  Box 6 , Folder 1-3
 
Correspondence 2009-2010  Box 6 , Folder 4
 
Notes 2009  Box 6 , Folder 5
 
Notes undated  Box 6 , Folder 6
 
Research Material 2009-2010  Box 6 , Folder 7