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Marilyn Kaye Collection

Identifier: CLRC-603

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a corrected typescript and galley proof for the children's book, Will You Cross Me?, written by Marilyn Kaye and published in 1985.


  • 1984


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

Marilyn Kaye (Shannon Blair) was born July 19, 1949 in New Britain, Connecticut. She earned a BA and MLS from Emory University, and a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1983. She has worked as a librarian, professor of library science, and an author of books for children. Kaye has written many series, including Teen Romances, Out of This World, Sisters, Camp Sunnyside Friends, Three of a Kind, Video High, After-School Club, Teammates, and Replica. Many of her works are written under the pseudonym Shannon Blair.

Biographical Source: "Marilyn Kaye (1949-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 110. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2000.


1 folder

Language of Materials



The collection contains a typescript and proofs for one children's book written by Marilyn Kaye.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Marilyn Kaye via Harper and Row.

Marilyn Kaye Collection, 1984
Jim Eyer
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Revision Statements

  • July 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library