Bonnie Verburg Papers
Scope and Contents
The Bonnie Verburg Papers includes manuscripts, correspondence, dummies, and proofs related to children's books edited by Verburg. The collection includes materials by creators such as Jane Yolen, Abby Klein, Gerald McDermott, Cynthia Rylant, and others. The collection also includes material related to two books written by Verburg, The House that Jack Built and The Kiss Box.
- 1985 - 2020
- Verburg, Bonnie (Editor, Person)
- Bang, Molly (Person)
- Yolen, Jane (Person)
- Rylant, Cynthia (Person)
- McDermott, Gerald (Person)
- Shannon, David, 1959- (Person)
- Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman) (Person)
- McPhail, David, 1940- (Person)
- Kroll, Steven (Person)
- Klein, Abby (Person)
- Teague, Mark (Person)
- Aspinall, Sarah, 1981- (Person)
- Dillon, Diane (Person)
- Dillon, Leo (Person)
- Desimini, Lisa (Person)
- Goode, Diane (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
Bonnie Verburg is a children's author and editor. She is the Editorial Director for Blue Sky Press, an imprint of Scholastic Publishing.
6.6 Cubic Feet (7 boxes [4 record cartons, 3 flat boxes])
Language of Materials
Bonnie Verburg Papers includes materials from children's books that she edited since the late 1980s.
Collection is arranged into series based on the creator and title of books edited by Verburg. Materials are listed alphabetically by the last name of the children's book creator.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Authors, American -- 21st century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Book editors 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
- Illustrators -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Picture books Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Publishers and publishing Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Bonnie Verburg Papers, 1985-2020
- Carter Thurmond and Caitlin Marineau
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library