Howard R. Garis





Howard R. Garis

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born
in Binghamton, NY, The United States
April 25, 1873

gender
male

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Howard R. Garis graduated from Binghamton High School and attended Stevens Institute of Technology at Hoboken, New Jersey. From 1896 to 1947, Mr. Garis was a reporter and special writer for the Newark, New Jersey "Evening News." His Uncle Wiggily stories first appeared in the "News" in 1910, were sydicated in 1915, and continued to be published for more than forty years, at one time appearing in one hundred newspapers.

Howard R. Garis wrote 35 volumes of Uncle Wiggily stories under his own name, as well as numerous other children's books under several pseudonyms. Among series Garis contributed to are Tom Swift (as Victor Appleton), the Bobbsey Twins (as Laura Lee Hope), the Motor Boys (as Clarence Young), the Great Marvel series, and books f...more


Average rating: 4.22 · 1,008 ratings · 57 reviews · 130 distinct works · Similar authors
Uncle Wiggily's Story Book
4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 516 ratings — published 1987 — 5 editions
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Uncle Wiggily's Adventures
3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 162 ratings — published 1912 — 23 editions
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Uncle Wiggily and His Friends
4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 1939 — 3 editions
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Uncle Wiggily's Travels
4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1913 — 16 editions
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Uncle Wiggily Bedtime Stori...
4.44 of 5 stars 4.44 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Uncle Wiggily in the Country
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1916 — 3 editions
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Uncle Wiggily's Fortune
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1913 — 4 editions
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Uncle Wiggily's Happy Days
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1947 — 3 editions
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Uncle Wiggily Rescue
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1988 — 4 editions
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The Uncle Wiggily Book
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1961 — 2 editions
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Uncle Wiggily's Adventures Uncle Wiggily's Fortune Uncle Wiggily's Travels Uncle Wiggily's Airship Uncle Wiggily at the Seashore Uncle Wiggily and Nannie an... Uncle Wiggily in the Country
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