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Marion Dane Bauer Papers, 1974-2012

Summary Information
Title: Marion Dane Bauer papers
Dates: 1974-2012
Creator: Bauer, Marion Dane.
Extent: 19 boxes (18.3 cubic feet)
Location: Materials are housed in the Andersen Library caverns. Please allow 60 minutes for retrieval.
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-551
Abstract:
The Marion Dane Bauer papers contains manuscript materials for more than 70 books and includes typescripts, galley proofs, jacket covers, copies of illustrations, reviews and related correspondence. Additional materials include award flyers, notes, research materials and correspondence with publishers and children.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Donated by Marion Bauer beginning in 1976.

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:

Marion Dane Bauer papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Writing materials are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Marion Dane Bauer was born in 1938 and received her B.A. from the University of Oklahoma in 1962. Soon after graduation she began her teaching career in Waukesha, Wisconsin. She has also taught at the Hennepin Technical Center in Minnesota, the University of Minnesota Continuing Education program, the Institute for Children's Literature, and Vermont College of Norwich University. Bauer's writing includes young adult fiction dealing with difficult issues and moral dilemmas as well as chapter books for beginning readers, picture books and how-to books on writing for young people.

She has received numerous awards including: Rain of Fire won the Jane Addams Peace Association Children's Book Award (1984) and NCTE Teachers' Choices (1984); On My Honor won a Newbery Medal Honor (1987), the ALA Notable Children's Book award (1987), as well as many other honors; Am I Blue? , an anthology of children's fiction about gay and lesbian issues, won a Lambda Literary Award (1994), ALA Gay-Lesbian-Bisexual Book Award for Literature (1995), and the ALA Best Books for Young Adults; The Longest Night won a Golden Kite Award for picture-book text (2009). Marion Bauer was honored with the Kerlan Award in 1996.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The Marion Dane Bauer papers contain manuscript materials for more than 70 books and includes typescripts, galley proofs, jacket covers, copies of illustrations, reviews and related correspondence. Additional materials include award flyers, notes, research materials and correspondence with publishers and children.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • 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 headings.
  • Bauer, Marion Dane -- Archives
  • Animals -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Fiction -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature.
  • Homosexuality -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Obedience -- Juvenile fiction.
  • Stories in rhyme -- Juvenile fiction.
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Writings  
 
Abraham Lincoln , 2012 
Box 19
Page Proof, Correspondence, Notes undated Box 19, Folder 5
 
Alaska Story  
Box 1
Typescript, Notes 1993  Box 1, Folder 2
 
Alison's Fierce and Ugly Halloween , 1997 
Box 1
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 1996  Box 1, Folder 3
 
Alison's Puppy , 1997 
Box 1
Photocopied Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 4
 
Photocopied Illustrations, Correspondence and Research 1996  Box 1, Folder 5
 
Alison's Terrible, Awful, Mean Second Grade Teacher  
Box 1
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence undated  Box 1, Folder 6
 
Alison's Wings , 1996 
Box 1
Typescript, Carbon Copy Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1993  Box 1, Folder 7
 
Correspondence, Reviews 1988-1997  Box 1, Folder 8
 
Am I Blue? Coming Out From the Silence , 1994 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 9-10
 
Corrected Typescript, Corrected Photocopied Typescript 1993-1995  Box 1, Folder 11-12
 
Corrected Page Proofs 1993-1994  Box 1, Folder 13-16
 
Correspondence undated  Box 1, Folder 17-19
 
Correspondence and Reviews 1993-1995  Box 1, Folder 20-21
 
Jacket Cover undated  Box 18, Folder 1
 
Baby Bear Discovers the World , 2007 
Box 1
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 23
 
Galley 2006  Box 1, Folder 24
 
Page Proof 2006  Box 1, Folder 25
 
Publisher's Dummy 2006  Box 1, Folder 26
 
Bad Puppy  
Box 1
Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 27
 
Barrett and the Green Dragon  
Box 1
Typescript 2002  Box 1, Folder 28
 
"Bear"ing it All... A Book of Biographies 1998 
Note Booklet of author biographies written by 4th and 5th Grade Memorial School Students.
Box 1
Correspondence 1997  Box 1, Folder 29
 
A Bear Named Trouble , 2005 
Box 1
Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 30
 
Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 1
 
Corrected Typescript 2004  Box 2, Folder 2
 
Photocopied Corrected Typescript 2004  Box 2, Folder 3
 
Corrected Galley, Correspondence 2004  Box 2, Folder 4
 
Research, Clippings 2002-2003  Box 2, Folder 5
 
Notes, Correspondence 2002-2003  Box 2, Folder 6
 
Bear's Hiccups , 1998 
Box 2
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1996  Box 2, Folder 7
 
Galley, Corrected Galley 1997  Box 2, Folder 8
 
Benjamin Franklin (My First Biography Series), 2010 
Box 2
Typescript, Page Proof undated  Box 2, Folder 9
 
Research 2009  Box 2, Folder 10
 
"Beyond the New/Old Realism"  
Box 2
Carbon Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 11
 
"A Bit of Detective Work," Cricket Magazine  
Box 2
Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 12
 
Blue Eyed Wolf  
Box 2
Corrected Typescript 2011  Box 2, Folder 13
 
The Blue Ghost , 2005 
Box 2
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 2003  Box 2, Folder 14
 
Corrected Galley 2004  Box 2, Folder 15
 
Advance Galley 2004  Box 2, Folder 16
 
Building My House  
Box 2
Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 17
 
Celebrating Florida , 2013 
Box 2
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2011  Box 2, Folder 18
 
Notes, Research 2011  Box 2, Folder 19
 
The Christmas Baby , 2009 
Box 18
Page Proofs, Jacket Cover undated  Box 18, Folder 3
 
Christmas in the Forest , 1998 
Box 2
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1997  Box 2, Folder 20
 
Corrected Galley, Correspondence 1997-1998  Box 2, Folder 21
Box 18
Galley, Corrected Galley 1997  Box 18, Folder 4
 
Christopher Columbus (My First Biography Series), 2009 
Box 2
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 22
Box 19
Page Proof undated Box 19, Folder 6
 
Church Day  
Box 2
Typescript, Correspondence 2003  Box 2, Folder 23
 
Click!  
Box 2
Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 24
 
Clouds , 2004 
Box 2
Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 25
 
Come to the Zoo! Will You?  
Box 2
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2003  Box 2, Folder 26
 
Counting the Seasons  
Box 4
Typescript, Correspondence 2003  Box 4, Folder 22
 
The Dance Recital  
Box 4
Typescripts, Correspondence 2002-2003  Box 4, Folder 23
 
"Dear, Dear Kitty," Unexpected: 11 Mysterious Stories , 2005 
Box 4
Photocopy Typescript 2002  Box 4, Folder 24
 
Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2002-2005  Box 4, Folder 25
 
"The Descending Side of the Bell Curve," Booklove: Creating Good Books for Children in an Age That Values Neither , 2000 
Box 4
Corrected Typescript 1999  Box 4, Folder 26
 
Dinosaur Thunder , 2012 
Box 4
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1999-2002  Box 4, Folder 27
 
Layout Notes, Photocopy of Illustrations undated  Box 4, Folder 28
 
The Dog Park Pack  
Box 4
Typescripts 2010  Box 4, Folder 29
 
Corrected Typescript 2010  Box 4, Folder 30
 
"Don't Give Up the Ghost," Funny You Should Ask , 1992 
Box 4
Correspondence, Reviews 1992-1993  Box 4, Folder 31
 
Don't Tell Mike  
Box 4
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 4, Folder 32
 
The Double-Digit Club , 2004 
Box 4
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 4, Folder 33
Box 5
Typescript 1999  Box 5, Folder 1
 
Corrected Typescript 1999  Box 5, Folder 2
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 5, Folder 3-5
 
Corrected Typescript 2002  Box 5, Folder 6
 
Corrected Page Proofs 2003  Box 5, Folder 7
 
Correspondence, Research Material, Proof of Jacket 1999-2004  Box 5, Folder 8
 
A Dream of Queens and Castles , 1990 
Box 5
Typescript 1988-1989  Box 5, Folder 9
 
Typescript 1988  Box 5, Folder 10
 
Typescript undated  Box 5, Folder 11-14
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 5, Folder 15-21
 
Photocopy Corrected Typescript undated  Box 5, Folder 22
 
Notes undated  Box 5, Folder 23
 
Correspondence 1990-1991  Box 5, Folder 24
 
Corrected Galley 1989  Box 5, Folder 25-26
 
Booklet, Reviews, Flyers 1990  Box 5, Folder 27
 
An Early Winter , 1999 
Box 5
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 1996-1998  Box 5, Folder 28
Box 6
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 1
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 2
 
Corrected Typescript 1998  Box 6, Folder 3
 
Corrected Typescript 1999-2001  Box 6, Folder 4
 
Correspondence, Review, Proof of Jacket 1999-2000  Box 6, Folder 5
 
Earthquake! 2009 
Box 6
Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 6
 
Easter is Coming! 2005 
Box 6
Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 7
 
Face to Face: A Novel , 1991 
Box 6
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 8-11
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1990  Box 6, Folder 12
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1991  Box 6, Folder 13-14
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 15
 
Corrected Galley 1991  Box 6, Folder 16-17
 
Correspondence, Notes 1998-1991  Box 6, Folder 18
 
Reviews and Awards 1991-1993  Box 6, Folder 19
 
Flood! 2008 
Box 6
Galley undated  Box 6, Folder 20
 
"For the Love of Writing," Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Bulletin  
Box 6
Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 23
 
The Forever Witch  
Box 6
Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 21
 
Foster Child , 1977 
Box 6
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 24-25
Box 7
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 7, Folder 1-4
 
Corrected Carbon Typescript undated  Box 7, Folder 5-8
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 7, Folder 9
 
Corrected Photocopied Galley undated  Box 7, Folder 10
 
Correspondence, Reviews 1974-1977  Box 7, Folder 11
 
Frog's Best Friend , 2002 
Box 7
Typescript undated  Box 7, Folder 12
 
Galley, Photocopied Galley 2000  Box 7, Folder 13
 
Correspondence, Galley 2000-2001  Box 7, Folder 14
 
Ghost Eye , 1992 
Box 7
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1990  Box 7, Folder 15
 
Typescript 1987  Box 7, Folder 16
 
Corrected Typescript 1991  Box 7, Folder 17
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 7, Folder 18-19
 
Dummy Copy 1992  Box 7, Folder 20
 
Reviews and Awards 1991-1997  Box 7, Folder 21
Box 18
Corrected Galleys 1992  Box 18, Folder 9
 
The Golden Ghost , 2011 
Box 7
Typescript 2009  Box 7, Folder 22
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 7, Folder 23
 
Corrected Page Proofs 2010  Box 7, Folder 24
 
"The Good Deed," Shelf Life: Stories by the Book , 2003 
Box 7
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Page Proof 2001  Box 7, Folder 25
 
Grand Canyon (Wonders of America Series), 2006 
Box 7
Typescript, Correspondence 2005  Box 7, Folder 26
 
Grandma Near, Grandma Far  
Box 8
Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 1
 
Grandmother's Song , 2000 
Box 8
Typescript, Page Proofs 1997  Box 8, Folder 2
 
Correspondence, Jacket Cover 1997-2000  Box 8, Folder 3
 
The Green Ghost , 2008 
Box 8
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 4
 
Correspondence 2007  Box 8, Folder 5
 
Corrected Page Proof, Jacket Cover 2007  Box 8, Folder 6
 
Halloween Forest , 2012 
Box 8
Typescript 2010  Box 8, Folder 7
 
Corrected Galley, Photocopy of Illustration 2010  Box 8, Folder 8
 
Harriet Tubman (My First Biography Series), 2010 
Box 8
Galley 2010  Box 8, Folder 9
 
Have You Heard? A Baby!  
Box 8
Typescript, Correspondence 2007  Box 8, Folder 10
 
How Do I Love You? 2009 
Box 8
Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 11
 
Hurricane!  
Box 8
Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 12
 
I Am a Truck  
Box 8
Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 13
 
I Love My Teddy  
Box 8
Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 20
 
I Wonder Why  
Box 8
Typescript 2002  Box 8, Folder 27
 
If Frogs Made Weather , 2005 
Box 8
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 1998, 2004  Box 8, Folder 14
 
Page Proof, Jacket Cover 2005  Box 8, Folder 15
 
If You Had a Nose Like an Elephant's Trunk , 2001 
Box 8
Typescript, Correspondence, Corrected Galley 1998-2000  Box 8, Folder 16
 
If You Were Born a Kitten , 1997 
Box 8
Typescript, Corrected Photocopy Typescript 1993-1997  Box 8, Folder 17
 
Correspondence, Illustrations 1993-1997  Box 8, Folder 18
 
Jacket Cover undated  Box 8, Folder 19
 
I'm Not Afraid of Halloween! 2006 
Box 8
Typescript, Correspondence undated  Box 8, Folder 21
 
I'm Not Afraid of the Dark  
Box 8
Typescript, Correspondence 2003  Box 8, Folder 22
 
In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb  
Box 8
Typescript, Correspondence 2007  Box 8, Folder 23
 
Page Proof 2010  Box 8, Folder 24
 
Photocopy of Illustrations 2010  Box 8, Folder 25
 
"In the Author's Voice"  
Box 8
Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 26
 
Jason's Bears , 2000 
Box 8
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1994-1996  Box 8, Folder 28
 
Galley, Corrected Galley 1999  Box 8, Folder 29
 
Corrected Galley 1999  Box 8, Folder 30
 
Page Proof, Jacket Cover, Photocopy Illustrations 1999  Box 8, Folder 31
 
Correspondence 1992-2000  Box 8, Folder 32
Box 18
Corrected Typescript, Corrected Page Proof 1999  Box 18, Folder 10
 
"Just Thinking: Grief," March 2007 
Note Blog post, published electronically at www.mariondanebauer.com
Box 8
Typescript 2007  Box 8, Folder 33
 
Killing Miss Kitty and Other Sins , 2007 
Box 8
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 34-35
 
Corrected Typescript, Photocopied Corrected Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 36-37
 
Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 38
 
Typescript 1996  Box 8, Folder 39
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 8, Folder 40-42
Box 9
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 9, Folder 1
 
Correspondence 2004-2007  Box 9, Folder 2
 
The Kissing Monster: A Lift-the-Flap Story , 2002 
Box 9
Typescript, Page Proof, Correspondence, Publisher's Dummy 2001  Box 9, Folder 3
 
Land of the Buffalo Bones: The Diary of Mary Ann Elizabeth Rodgers, an English Girl in Minnesota , 2003 
Box 9
Photocopy Typescript undated  Box 9, Folder 4
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 9, Folder 5
 
Corrected Typescript 2001  Box 9, Folder 6
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 2001  Box 9, Folder 7
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 9, Folder 8
 
Research Material 2002  Box 9, Folder 9
 
Correspondence, Contract 1999-2002  Box 9, Folder 10
 
Like Mother, Like Daughter , 1985 
Box 9
Typescript undated  Box 9, Folder 11
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 9, Folder 12-14
 
Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 1984  Box 9, Folder 15-16
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 9, Folder 17
 
Typescript undated  Box 9, Folder 18
 
Galley Proofs 1986  Box 9, Folder 19
 
Reviews 1985-1986  Box 9, Folder 20
 
Little Dog Lost , 2012 
Box 9
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 9, Folder 21
Box 10
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 10, Folder 1
 
Page Proof 2011  Box 10, Folder 2
 
Corrected Page Proof 2011  Box 10, Folder 3
 
Corrected Page Proof, Copy of Illustrations 2011  Box 10, Folder 4
 
A Little Sister for Christmas  
Box 10
Corrected Typescript 1992  Box 10, Folder 5
 
The Longest Night , 2009 
Box 10
Typescript, Correspondence 2004  Box 10, Folder 6
 
Research 2004  Box 10, Folder 7
 
Notes, Page Proofs undated  Box 10, Folder 8
 
Look Out at the Moon  
Box 10
Typescript undated  Box 10, Folder 9
 
Love Song for a Baby , 2002 
Box 10
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Photocopy of Illustrations, Correspondence 1999-2002  Box 10, Folder 10
 
A Mama for Owen , 2007 
Box 10
Typescript, Correspondence 2005-2006  Box 10, Folder 11
 
Galley 2006  Box 10, Folder 12
 
Page Proof undated  Box 10, Folder 13
 
Research 2005  Box 10, Folder 14
 
Martin Luther King, Jr. (My First Biography Series), 2009 
Box 10
Page Proof, Notes undated  Box 10, Folder 15
 
The Mighty Mississippi (Wonders of America Series), 2007 
Box 10
Typescript, Correspondence, Photocopied Galley 2006  Box 10, Folder 16
 
Monsters In My Room  
Box 10
Typescripts undated  Box 10, Folder 18
 
Mothers, In All Lands of the World  
Box 10
Typescript 2002  Box 10, Folder 19
 
Mount Rushmore (Wonders of America Series), 2007 
Box 10
Typescript undated  Box 10, Folder 20
 
Mouths  
Box 10
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2001  Box 10, Folder 21
 
My Aunties  
Box 10
Typescript 1999  Box 10, Folder 22
 
My Baby  
Box 10
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 1998-2000  Box 10, Folder 23
 
My Body Book  
Box 10
Typescript, Correspondence 2002  Box 10, Folder 24
 
My First Car  
Box 10
Typescript undated  Box 10, Folder 25
 
My Mother is Mine , 2001 
Box 10
Typescript, Copies of Illustrations, Correspondence 1999  Box 10, Folder 26
 
Page Proofs 2000-2001  Box 10, Folder 27
 
Niagara Falls (Wonders of America Series), 2006 
Box 10
Typescript, Correspondence 2001-2004  Box 10, Folder 28
 
Octopus Tag: A Number/Colors Game  
Box 10
Typescript undated  Box 10, Folder 29
 
On My Honor , 1986 
Box 10
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 10, Folder 32-35
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Carbon Typescript undated  Box 10, Folder 36
 
Corrected Page Proof undated  Box 10, Folder 37
 
Reviews and Awards 1986-1997  Box 10, Folder 38-40
 
Correspondence undated  Box 10, Folder 41-43
Box 11
Correspondence undated  Box 11, Folder 1-4
 
Correspondence undated  Box 18, Folder 11
 
One Brown Bunny , 2009 
Box 10
Typescript, Correspondence 2001  Box 10, Folder 30
 
Page Proof with Jacket 2009  Box 10, Folder 31
 
Our Stories: A Fiction Workshop for Young Authors , 1997 
Note Compiled by and with commentary from Marion Dane Bauer.
Box 11
Publishing Information, Reviews 1995-1997  Box 11, Folder 5
 
Correspondence 1993  Box 11, Folder 6
 
Corrected Typescript 1996  Box 11, Folder 7-8
 
"Peace in Story, Peace in the World," extract from International Reading Association talk, 1987 
Box 11
Typescript 1987  Box 11, Folder 9
 
Poetry  
Box 11
Typescript undated  Box 11, Folder 10
 
Foreward to Pollyanna , by Eleanor H. Porter, 2002 
Box 11
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 11, Folder 11
 
A Question of Trust , 1994 
Box 11
Corrected Typescript 1992  Box 11, Folder 12-13
 
Corrected Typescript 1993  Box 11, Folder 14
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 11, Folder 15
 
Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 1993  Box 11, Folder 16
 
Corrected Typescript 1993  Box 11, Folder 17
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 11, Folder 18
 
Corrected Typescript, Photocopied Typescript undated  Box 11, Folder 19
 
Galley Proof 1993  Box 11, Folder 20
 
Correspondence 1996-1998  Box 11, Folder 21
Box 18
Jacket Cover, Photocopy of Jacket Cover, Reviews, Awards 1994-1997  Box 18, Folder 12
 
"Rabbit Stew," On Her Way: Stories and Poems About Growing Up Girl , 2004 
Box 11
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Page Proof, Corrected Page Proof 2002-2003  Box 11, Folder 22
 
Rabbit, the Brave  
Box 11
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 11, Folder 23
 
Rain , 2004 
Box 11
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2001-2002  Box 11, Folder 24
 
Rain of Fire , 1983 
Box 11
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 11, Folder 25-27
 
Corrected Typescript, Corrected Photocopied Typescript undated  Box 11, Folder 28
 
Corrected Photocopied Typescript undated  Box 11, Folder 29
Box 12
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 1-10
 
Corrected Photocopied Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 11
 
Corrected Galley Proofs undated  Box 12, Folder 12-13
 
Reviews and Correspondence 1983-1992  Box 12, Folder 14
 
Foreward to Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm , by Kate Douglas Wiggin, 2003 
Box 6
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 6, Folder 22
 
A Recipe for a Birthday  
Box 12
Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 15
 
A Recipe for Christmas  
Box 12
Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 16
 
A Recipe for Easter  
Box 12
Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 17
 
A Recipe for the Fourth of July  
Box 12
Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 18
 
A Recipe for Halloween  
Box 12
Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 19
 
A Recipe for Thanksgiving  
Box 12
Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 20
 
A Recipe for Valentine's Day: A Lift-the-Flap Story , 2005 
Box 12
Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 21
 
The Red Ghost , 2008 
Box 12
Corrected Typescript 1992  Box 12, Folder 22
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 23
 
Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 24
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 25
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1994  Box 12, Folder 26
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 27
 
Corrected Page Proof, Correspondence, Proof of Jacket 2006  Box 12, Folder 28
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 29
 
The Rocky Mountains (Wonders of America Series), 2006 
Box 12
Typescript, Corrected Galley 2006  Box 12, Folder 30
 
Runt , 2002 
Box 12
Typescript 2000  Box 12, Folder 31
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 12, Folder 32-33
 
Correspondence, Corrected Typescript 2000  Box 12, Folder 34
Box 13
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 13, Folder 1
 
Typescript undated  Box 13, Folder 2
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 13, Folder 3
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 13, Folder 4
 
Typescript undated  Box 13, Folder 5
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 13, Folder 6-7
 
Corrected Galley 2002  Box 13, Folder 8
 
Correspondence 2000-2001  Box 13, Folder 9
 
Sammy's Delicious Thumb  
Box 13
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 13, Folder 10
 
The Secret of the Painted House , 2007 
Box 13
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1995  Box 13, Folder 11
 
Corrected Typescript 1994-1995  Box 13, Folder 12
 
Corrected Typescript 1994  Box 13, Folder 13
 
Corrected Typescript 1997  Box 13, Folder 14
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 13, Folder 15-16
 
Typescript, Correspondence 1994  Box 13, Folder 17
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 1996  Box 13, Folder 18
 
Notes, Typescript 1996-1997  Box 13, Folder 19
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Notes 1997  Box 13, Folder 20
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 13, Folder 21
Box 14
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 1998, 2005  Box 14, Folder 1
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 14, Folder 2
 
Corrected Galley 2006  Box 14, Folder 3
 
Galley 2006  Box 14, Folder 4
 
Correspondence 1994  Box 14, Folder 5
 
Shelter from the Wind , 1976 
Box 14
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 14, Folder 6-7
 
Corrected Typescript, Carbon Typescript 1974  Box 14, Folder 8
 
Corrected Carbon Typescript undated  Box 14, Folder 9
 
Corrected Galley, Jacket Proof 2009  Box 14, Folder 10
 
Correspondence 1974-1976  Box 14, Folder 11
Box 18
Copy of Galley, Reviews, Correspondence 1976-1978  Box 18, Folder 13
 
Sleep, Little One, Sleep , 1999 
Box 14
Typescript, Photocopy of Illustrations, Jacket Cover 1997-1998  Box 14, Folder 12
 
Snow , 2003 
Box 14
Typescript, Corrected Typescript 2001  Box 14, Folder 13
 
Some Babies are Wild , 2008 
Box 14
Typescript, Correspondence 2009  Box 14, Folder 14
 
Copies of Illustrations undated  Box 14, Folder 15
 
Research Photos, Holographs 2007  Box 14, Folder 16
 
Galley, Corrected Galley 2008  Box 14, Folder 17
 
Jacket Cover, Publisher's Dummy undated  Box 14, Folder 18
 
The Statue of Liberty (Wonders of America Series), 2007 
Box 14
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 14, Folder 20
 
Tangled Butterfly , 1980 
Box 14
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 14, Folder 21-25
 
Corrected Typescript 1978  Box 14, Folder 26
 
Corrected Photocopied Typescript undated  Box 14, Folder 27-28
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 14, Folder 29-32
Box 15
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 15, Folder 1-2
 
Corrected Photocopied Typescript undated  Box 15, Folder 3-4
 
Corrected Typescript 1979  Box 15, Folder 5
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 15, Folder 6
 
Corrected Photocopied Typescript undated  Box 15, Folder 7-8
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 15, Folder 9-17
 
Corrected Galley Proof undated  Box 15, Folder 18
 
Corrected Galley Proof 1980  Box 15, Folder 19
 
Notes, Layout Notes 1978  Box 15, Folder 20
 
Correspondence 1977-1979  Box 15, Folder 21
 
Reviews 1980-1987  Box 15, Folder 22
Box 18
Corrected Galley undated  Box 18, Folder 14
 
A Taste of Smoke , 1993 
Box 15
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 15, Folder 23-25
 
Corrected Typescript 1991  Box 15, Folder 26
 
Corrected Typescript 1992  Box 15, Folder 27
Box 16
Corrected Typescript, Notes 1992  Box 16, Folder 1
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 16, Folder 2
 
Corrected Typescript, Partial Corrected Galley 1993  Box 16, Folder 3
 
Correspondence, Jacket Cover 1992-1996  Box 16, Folder 4
 
Reviews 1993-1995  Box 16, Folder 5
 
Thank You For Me! , 2010 
Box 16
Typescript, Correspondence 2005-2006  Box 16, Folder 6
 
Dummy undated  Box 16, Folder 7
 
Tiger On the Loose , 1988 
Box 16
Corrected Typescript 1988  Box 16, Folder 8
 
Toes, Ears and Nose!: A Lift-the-Flap Book , 2003 
Box 16
Typescript 2001  Box 16, Folder 9
 
Touch the Moon , 1987 
Box 16
Corrected Typescript 1980-1981  Box 16, Folder 10
 
Typescript undated  Box 16, Folder 11-12
 
Corrected Typescript, Notes 1985-1986  Box 16, Folder 13
 
Corrected Typescript 1987  Box 16, Folder 14
 
Correspondence 1988, 1996-1999  Box 16, Folder 15
 
Reviews and Awards 1987-1989  Box 16, Folder 16
Box 18
Corrected Galley undated  Box 18, Folder 15
 
"Triple Anchovies," That's Ghosts for You: Cricket Presents Thirteen Scary Stories , 2000 
Box 16
Photocopy of Corrected Typescript undated  Box 16, Folder 17
 
Turtle Dreams , 1997 
Box 16
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 1995-1996  Box 16, Folder 18
 
Galley, Corrected Galley 1997  Box 16, Folder 19
 
Galley Photocopy, Correspondence, Jacket Cover 1997  Box 16, Folder 20
 
Uh-Oh!: A Lift-the-Flap Story , 2002 
Box 16
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2001  Box 16, Folder 21
 
Unidentified Publications  
Box 16
Unidentified Page Proofs undated  Box 16, Folder 22
 
Untitled Typescripts undated  Box 16, Folder 23
 
The Very Best Daddy of All , 2004 
Box 16
Typescript, Correspondence 2000-2001  Box 16, Folder 26
 
Galley, Photocopied Illustrations 2003  Box 16, Folder 27
 
Page Proofs, Jacket Cover undated  Box 16, Folder 28
 
The Very Little Princess , 2010, 2011 
Box 16
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 16, Folder 29
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 16, Folder 30
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2006-2008  Box 16, Folder 31
 
Galley, Correspondence 2009  Box 16, Folder 32
 
Jacket Cover undated  Box 16, Folder 33
 
Volcanoes! 2008 
Box 16
Typescript 2006  Box 16, Folder 34
 
"Walking in Snow, " Cricket Magazine  
Box 17
Typescript undated  Box 17, Folder 1
 
" The Wall," But That's Another Story , 1999 
Box 17
Typescript undated  Box 17, Folder 2
 
What's Your Story?: A Young Person's Guide to Writing Fiction , 1992 
Box 17
Typescript 1987  Box 17, Folder 3
 
Typescript undated  Box 17, Folder 4
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 17, Folder 5-13
 
Typescript Copy undated  Box 17, Folder 14
 
Correspondence 1995-2000  Box 17, Folder 15
 
Jacket Cover, Reviews 1992-1995  Box 17, Folder 16
Box 18
Corrected Galley 1991  Box 18, Folder 16
 
When I Go Camping With Grandma , 1995 
Box 17
Typescript, Correspondence, Jacket Cover, Page Proofs 1993  Box 17, Folder 17
 
When I'm a Mommy  
Box 17
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2002  Box 17, Folder 18
 
"When Life Gives You Lemons," Don't Give Up the Ghost , 1993 
Box 17
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 1989-1993  Box 17, Folder 19
 
"A White American's Lament," 911: The Book of Help , 2002 
Box 17
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 17, Folder 20
 
Who Says Bow-Wow?  
Box 17
Typescript undated  Box 17, Folder 21
 
Why Are You Reading?  
Box 17
Typescript 1995  Box 17, Folder 22
 
Why Do Kittens Purr? , 2003 
Box 17
Typescript, Copy of Illustrations, Correspondence 2000-2001  Box 17, Folder 23
 
Galley 2001  Box 17, Folder 24
 
Wind , 2003 
Box 17
Photocopy of Illustrations undated  Box 17, Folder 26
 
Winter's Gifts  
Box 17
Typescript undated  Box 17, Folder 25
 
A Writer's Story: From Life to Fiction , 1995 
Box 17
Galley undated  Box 17, Folder 29
 
Uncorrected Bound Proof undated  Box 17, Folder 30
 
Correspondence, Reviews 1995-1996  Box 17, Folder 31
Box 18
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 18, Folder 17-20
 
Corrected Typescript 1994  Box 18, Folder 21
 
Yellowstone (Wonders of America Series), 2008 
Box 1
Typescript, Notes 2007  Box 1, Folder 22
 
Correspondence  
Box 2
Bridgewater Books 1993-1995  Box 2, Folder 27
 
Children's correspondence undated  Box 2, Folder 28-36
Box 3
Children's correspondence undated  Box 3, Folder 1-21
Box 4
Children's correspondence undated  Box 4, Folder 1-7
Box 18
Children's correspondence undated  Box 18, Folder 5-8
Box 4
Clarion Books 1976-2005 Box 4, Folder 8-11
 
Cricket 1987-1999  Box 4, Folder 12-13
 
Dell/Delacorte 1989-1992  Box 4, Folder 14
 
HarperCollins 1994-1998  Box 4, Folder 15
 
Holiday House 1996-2005  Box 4, Folder 16
 
Hyperion Books 1996-1997  Box 4, Folder 17
 
Miscellaneous 1997-2005  Box 4, Folder 18
Box 19
Miscellaneous editors 2005-2011 Box 19, Folder 1-4
Box 4
Random House 2003-2007  Box 4, Folder 19
 
Scholastic 1987-2001  Box 4, Folder 20
 
Simon and Schuster 1994-2007  Box 4, Folder 21
 
Miscellaneous  
Box 1
Autobiographical article for Something About the Author undated  Box 1, Folder 1
Box 14
Autobiographical article for Something About the Author 2003  Box 14, Folder 19
Box 1
Awards correspondence, flyers and pamphlets 1981-1995  Box 1, Folder 22
Box 18
Awards flyer undated  Box 18, Folder 2
Box 10
Receipt, Notebook, Miscellaneous Notes 2004  Box 10, Folder 17
Box 16
Notes, Research Material undated, 2006  Box 16, Folder 24-25
Box 17
Workshop Story Submissions from High School Kids 1993-1995  Box 17, Folder 27-28