Ray, Sheila G(raham)

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RAY, Sheila G(raham)

RAY, Sheila G(raham). British, b. 1930. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Librarian, West Riding of Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, and Leicestershire 1952-68; Sr. Lecturer in Librarianship, City of Birmingham Polytechnic, 1968-83; Associate Editor, Children's Literature Abstracts, 1973-99; Children's Literature Consultant, 1983-. Publications: Children's Fiction: A Handbook for Librarians, 1970, 1972; Library Services to Schools, 1968, 3rd ed., 1982; (with M. Barnes) Youth Library Work, 1976; Children's Librarianship, 1979; The Blyton Phenomenon, 1982; (ed.) Montgomeryshire Memories, 1994. Address: Tan-y-Capel, Bont Dolgadfan, Llanbrynmair, Powys SY19 7BB, Wales.