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Roni Schotter papers, 1989-2009

Summary Information
Title: Roni Schotter papers
Dates: 1989-2009
Creator: Schotter, Roni
Extent: 3 boxes (1.20 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-2157
Abstract:
This collection consists of manuscript materials related to nine children's book publications by Roni Schotter.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Schotter, Roni

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:

Roni Schotter papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Roni Schotter was born in 1946 and was raised in New York City and attended Carnegie Mellon University but graduated from New York University with a B.A. in English. She has worked as a children's book editor and taught writing at various colleges. Her first young adult novel, A Matter of Time , was made into an ABC After School Special and went on to win an Emmy Award. Her books have won various awards including the Parents Choice Award, the Washington Irving Children's Choice Award, and the National Jewish Book Award. She lives in a small town north of New York City with her husband Richard, an English professor and playwright. Her personal website can be found at www.ronischotter.com.


Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of manuscript materials for nine publications and includes corrected typescripts, correspondence, photocopied corrected page proofs, photocopied sketches, notes and research materials, holographs, galley proofs, and dummies dating between 1989 and 2009.

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.
  • Schotter, Roni
  • Imagination -- Juvenile fiction
  • Size perception -- Juvenile fiction
  • Giants -- Juvenile fiction
  • Day -- Juvenile fiction
  • Imagination -- Fiction
  • Size perception -- Fiction
  • Giants -- Fiction
  • Day -- Fiction
  • Stories in rhyme
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
In the Piney Woods, 2003 
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence 1997-2001  Box 1 , Folder 1
 
Photocopied Corrected Page Proofs, Photocopied Sketches 1997-2000  Box 1 , Folder 2
 
Correspondence 1997-2004  Box 1 , Folder 3
 
Notes, Research Material 1995-1996  Box 1 , Folder 4
 
Missing Rabbit, 2002 
Box 1
Holograph, Corrected Typescripts 1999-2001  Box 1 , Folder 5
 
Galley Proof, Photocopied Corrected Sketches 2000  Box 1 , Folder 6
 
Correspondence, Notes 1998-2001  Box 1 , Folder 7
 
Passover!, 2006 
Box 1
Holograph, Corrected Typescripts 2002-2004  Box 1 , Folder 8
 
Corrected Galley Proof, Photocopies of Sketches, Dummy 2004  Box 1 , Folder 9
 
Correspondence, Notes 2002-2004  Box 1 , Folder 10
 
Purim Play, 1997 
Box 1
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts 1994-1996  Box 1 , Folder 11
 
Corrected Galley Proof, Photocopied Sketches 1996-1998  Box 1 , Folder 12
 
Correspondence, Notes 1995-1998  Box 2 , Folder 1
 
Room for Rabbit, 2003 
Box 2
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts 2001-2002  Box 2 , Folder 2
 
Corrected Galley Proof, Photocopied Corrected Sketches 2002  Box 2 , Folder 3
 
Correspondence, Notes, Research Material 2001-2003  Box 2 , Folder 4
 
That Extraordinary Pig of Paris, 2005 
Box 2
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts 1992  Box 2 , Folder 5
 
Photocopied Corrected Galleys, Photocopied Illustrations 1992  Box 2 , Folder 6
 
Correspondence, Notes, Research Material 1989-1991  Box 2 , Folder 7
 
Warm at Home, 1993 
Box 2
Holograph, Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts 1991-1992  Box 2 , Folder 8
 
Correspondence, Notes 1989-1992  Box 2 , Folder 9
 
When Crocodiles Clean Up, 1993 
Box 2
Holograph, Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts 1990-1993  Box 2 , Folder 10
Box 3
Photocopied Galley Proofs, Dummies 1992  Box 3 , Folder 1
 
Correspondence, Notes 1992  Box 3 , Folder 2
 
When the Wizzy Foot Goes Walking, 2007 
Box 3
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts 2001-2006  Box 3 , Folder 3
 
Photocopied Sketch Dummy, Galley Proof 2005  Box 3 , Folder 4
 
Correspondence, Notes 2001-2009  Box 3 , Folder 5