Anna Stanley, a pageant director (since 1983) and the author of The Crowning Touch: Preparing for Beauty Pageant Competition (1989), also wrote the first edition of Producing Beauty Pageants: A Director’s Guide (1989). In the ‘90s this first edition was used in the production of The Secret World of … series for The Learning Channel. Twenty-five years later, Anna has written Producing Beauty Pageants: A Director’s Guide, 2nd Ed. Nine years in the making, not only does it feature entirelynew pageant trade information, Producing Beauty Pageants has also been expanded into a series