William  Alexander

William Alexander

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William Alexander won the National Book Award in 2012 for his first book, Goblin Secrets, and the Earphones Award for his narration of the audiobook. He has since written three more novels for Middle Grade audiences: Ghoulish Song, Ambassador, and Nomad.

Will studied theater and folklore at Oberlin College, English at the University of Vermont, and creative writing at the Clarion Workshop. He currently teaches at the Vermont College of Fine Arts program in Writing for Children and Young Adults.

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When I was six years old I had a Super Grover exactly like this one: I would hold him while listening to The Monster at the End of this Book. Both of my parents could manage a decent imitation of hismuppety voice. I marveled at the metafiction, felt gleefully wicked each time I turned a …
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Average rating: 3.59 · 1,949 ratings · 496 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
Goblin Secrets (Zombay, #1)
3.55 of 5 stars 3.55 avg rating — 1,590 ratings — published 2012 — 12 editions
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Ghoulish Song (Zombay, #2)
3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 257 ratings — published 2013 — 8 editions
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3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 100 ratings — published 2014 — 6 editions
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2.5 of 5 stars 2.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2008
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