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Children's Literature Genres: Biography

An overview of children's literature genres and resources for locating them in the library's juvenile collection.

Looking @ Biographies


Library Catalog Tip: Finding Juvenile Biographies

Looking for biographies in the library?  

It is possible to do a keyword (word) search for biography or a subject search for biographies and limit results to location, MAIN Juvenile.  Sort results by reverse year to view the most recent collection additions. The table below provides a few biography subject resources to explore.

Biography Overview African Americans Biography
Biography- Juvenile Literature African Americans
United States- Biography African American Women
Ohio- Biography African American Authors
  African American Artists
Artists, Illustrators, Writers Biography Biography General Topics
Artists Aeronautics - U.S.
Artists - U.S. Baseball Players- U.S.
Authors American- 20th Century Civil Rights Workers- U.S.
Illustrators- U.S. Generals- U.S.
Jazz Musicians- U.S. Inventors- U.S.
Painters - Mexico Puppeteers- U.S.
Slaves - U.S
Presidents Biography Women Biography
Presidents  -  U.S. Women - U.S.
Presidents Spouses- U.S. Women- Social Reformers- U.S.
Presidential Candidates- US Deaf blind Women- U.S.

Biographies to consider

New to Our Collection