My Favorite Writer is a biography series that profiles and celebrates significant children's authors of the twentieth century. Each book explores the life of a well-known children's writer and provides an overview of his her most popular books. Additional facts are provided through a timeline, awards, and fan information. Photographs and "Inspired to Write" features will motivate young, aspiring writers. Creative writing tips and instruction on how to write a biography report will improve the reader's writing skills. Book jacket.