John Coy Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection contains materials related to over a dozen books published by John Coy, including novels and picture books. The materials include typescripts, proofs, correspondence, research, and related items.
- Creation: 1991 - 2019
- Coy, John, 1958- (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
John Coy was born in 1958 and is the award-winning author of books for young adults, middle grade grade readers, and children. He lives in Minneapolis, MN.
"About John Coy." John Coy personal website. johncoy.com/pages/about/index.html.
13.75 Cubic Feet (11 record cartons)
Language of Materials
This collection contains typescripts and production materials for books written by author John Coy.
Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of John Coy.
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Genre / Form
- Authors, American -- 20th century
- Automobiles -- Juvenile fiction
- Baseball stories
- Basketball -- Juvenile literature
- Basketball stories
- Bildungsromans -- Juvenile fiction
- Children's stories, American
- Coming of age -- Juvenile fiction
- Discrimination in sports -- United States -- Juvenile literature
- Extreme sports -- Juvenile literature
- Fathers -- Juvenile literature
- Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction
- Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction
- Football stories
- Friendship -- Juvenile fiction
- High schools -- Juvenile fiction
- Immigrant families -- United States -- Juvenile literature
- Infants -- Juvenile fiction
- Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction
- Middle schools -- Juvenile fiction
- Picture books
- Sex role -- Juvenile fiction
- Soccer stories
- Sports -- Juvenile fiction
- Sports -- Juvenile literature
- Young adult fiction, American
- John Coy, undated, 1991-2019
- CLRC staff
- 2004, 2009, 2010
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- 2014 : Collection reprocessed by Carly Lawrence; EAD updated by Jennifer Shaw
- 2016: Material added and finding aid updated
- September 2020: New material added and description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library