McCutcheon, Marc (1957 - )

Genre: Children's Literature, Non-Fiction - Scholarly

McCutcheon, a Maine native, writes children's books and non-fiction reference works. He lives in South Portland with his wife and two children.

Selected Bibliography

  • The Compass in Your Nose and Other Astonishing Facts About Humans, (1989)
  • Descriptionary: A Thematic Dictionary, (1992/2005 - 3rd ed)
  • The Writers Guide to Everyday Life from Prohibition through WWII, (1993/1995)
  • Roget's Super Thesaurus, (1995/1998/2003)
  • Grandfather's Christmas Camp, (1995)
  • The Writer's Digest Sourcebook for Building Believable Characters, (1996/2000)
  • The Wordsworth Word Finder, (1997)
  • The Beast in You!: Activities & Questions to Explore Evolution, (1999)
  • The Facts On File Student's Thesaurus, (1999/2005)
  • The Writers Guide to Everyday Life in the 1800s: A Guide for Writers, Students & Historians, (2001)
  • Damn! Why Didn't I Write That?: How Ordinary People are Raking In Over $100,000 or More Writing Nonfiction Books and How You Can Too, (2001)
  • The Space Book: Activities for Experiencing the Universe and the Night Sky, (2002)
  • The Kid Who Named Pluto: And the Stories of Other Extraordinary Young People in Science, (2004