Marc Brown





Marc Brown

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in Eerie, Pennsylvania, The United States
November 25, 1946

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Marc Tolon Brown is perhaps best known for his Arthur series of children's books.

He lives on Martha's Vineyard and in New York City with his wife, Laurie Krasny Brown. He has three children, sons Tolon and Tucker, and daughter Eliza. The names of his two sons have been hidden in all of the Arthur books except for one: Arthur's Tooth.


Average rating: 4.05 · 46,225 ratings · 2,682 reviews · 297 distinct works · Similar authors
Arthur's Eyes (Arthur Adven...
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 6,342 ratings — published 1979 — 11 editions
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Arthur's Halloween (Arthur ...
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 4,807 ratings — published 1982 — 14 editions
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Arthur's New Puppy (Arthur ...
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 3,396 ratings — published 1993 — 18 editions
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Arthur's Valentine (Arthur ...
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 3,190 ratings — published 1980 — 12 editions
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Arthur Writes a Story (Arth...
4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 2,110 ratings — published 1996 — 15 editions
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Arthur's Tooth  (Arthur Adv...
4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 1,580 ratings — published 1985 — 13 editions
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Arthur's Pet Business (Arth...
4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 1,219 ratings — published 1990 — 13 editions
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Arthur's Christmas (Arthur ...
4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 1,040 ratings — published 1984 — 13 editions
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Arthur's Teacher Trouble (A...
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 988 ratings — published 1987 — 20 editions
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Arthur Babysits (Arthur Adv...
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 963 ratings — published 1992 — 16 editions
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“Having fun isn't hard when you're got a library card.”
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