Bonny Becker Collection
Scope and Contents
Contains a typescript for the children's book The Christmas Crocodile by author Bonny Becker.
- circa 1997
- Becker, Bonny (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
Bonny Becker was raised in a small town in Eastern Washington. She graduated from Scripps College in Claremont, California with a degree in Psychology. After working various jobs she returned to school and earned an MFA in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University, and worked as a journalst, editor, and corportate communications manager. She has written several picture books and middle-grade novels, including An Ant's Day Off, My Brother the Robot, The Christmas Crocodile and Just a Minute.
Biographical Sources: Adams Literary. Accessed 2008. http://www.adamsliterary.com/auth_details.php?auth_id=21.
Language of Materials
The collection contains a typescript for one children's book by Bonny Becker.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of author via Flannery Literary Agency.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's stories, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Christmas stories Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Crocodiles -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Picture books Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Flannery Literary (Organization)
- Bonny Becker Collection, circa 1997
- Nancy Larsen and Diep Truong
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- December 2017: 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