Individual Author Record
Name: Miriam BuschPen Name: Miriam Busch Goin Genre: Fiction Audience: Children; Born: in Illinois
-- Website -- http://www.miriambuschauthor.com/
-- Miriam Busch on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=miriam+busch
Illinois ConnectionBusch lives in the western suburbs of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationMiriam Busch is a freelance writer, copyeditor and proofreader. She received her MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota. While working other jobs, she wrote in secret for many years and now writes full-time. Miriam is married to Illinois illustrator [http://www.illinoisauthors.org/authors/Larry_Day# Larry Day.] Their first collaboration is the award-winning book, ''Lion, Lion''.
-- 2012 Herman W. Block Award
-- 2013 Jane Resh Thomas Prize
-- Best Books, NPR, 2014
-- Indie Bound Next List, 2014
-- Junior Library Guild Selection, 2014
-- ILLINOIS READS Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2015
Raisin, The Littlest Cow
-- ILLINOIS READS Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2018
Speaking EngagementsSpeaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Miriam leads dynamic, participatory classroom discussions and workshops on everything story-related, no matter the age or genre. She tailors presentations to the particular classroom concerns of individual educators. Presentations include visual literacy, reading as writer/writing as reader, point of view, word choice, revision (revision, revision!), and the writing process. '''To write Miriam directly, send letters to ''' Miriam Busch c/o Harper Collins Children’s Books 195 Broadway New York, NY 10007 '''To coordinate school visits or workshops, send email to ''' *[mailto:email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org] '''To coordinate all other events, contact ''' *Caroline Sun at [mailto:Caroline.Sun@HarperCollins.com Caroline.Sun@HarperCollins.com] '''For Rights Inquiries about ''Lion, Lion'', contact ''' *Amy Rennert at [mailto:email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org] '''For all other inquiries, send email to ''' *[mailto:email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org]
Selected Titles At Your Library
Lion, lion /
ISBN: 0062271040. OCLC Number: 867715953 . . A young boy encounters a lion while trying to find his pet cat--meeting a number of other animals along the way.
Raisin, the littlest cow
ISBN: 9780062427632. OCLC Number: 978249775 . . Raisin enjoys being the littlest cow in the herd, but everything changes when her baby brother arrives.
ISBN: 9781430126126. OCLC Number: 947041737 . . There are many kinds of storms, and they can be scary, but this overview helps readers understand how and why they happen--and shows the importance of weather in different parts of the world and out-of-this world on other planets!
ISBN: 1426315775. OCLC Number: 839316218 . .