James Howe

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James Howe

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born
in Oneida, New York, The United States
August 02, 1946

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James Howe has written more than eighty books in the thirty-plus years he's been writing for young readers. It sometimes confuses people that the author of the humorous Bunnicula series also wrote the dark young adult novel, The Watcher, or such beginning reader series as Pinky and Rex and the E.B. White Read Aloud Award-winning Houndsley and Catina and its sequels. But from the beginning of his career (which came about somewhat by accident after asking himself what kind of vampire a rabbit might make), he has been most interested in letting his imagination take him in whatever direction it cared to. So far, his imagi...more


Average rating: 3.85 · 65,719 ratings · 3,933 reviews · 99 distinct works · Similar authors
Bunnicula (Bunnicula, #1)
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 32,818 ratings — published 1979 — 41 editions
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Howliday Inn (Bunnicula, #2)
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 7,009 ratings — published 1982 — 25 editions
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The Celery Stalks at Midnig...
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3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 6,916 ratings — published 1983 — 10 editions
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The Misfits (The Misfits, #1)
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 3,218 ratings — published 2001 — 18 editions
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Totally Joe (The Misfits, #2)
3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 2,537 ratings — published 2005 — 7 editions
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Bunnicula Strikes Again! (B...
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 1,685 ratings — published 1905 — 15 editions
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Nighty-Nightmare (Bunnicula...
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 1,699 ratings — published 1987 — 15 editions
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Return to Howliday Inn (Bun...
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 1,664 ratings — published 1992 — 17 editions
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The Watcher
3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 935 ratings — published 1997 — 13 editions
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Brontorina
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 525 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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Bunnicula Howliday Inn The Celery Stalks at Midnight Nighty-Nightmare Return to Howliday Inn Bunnicula Strikes Again! Bunnicula Meets Edgar Allan...
Bunnicula (7 books)
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The Misfits (3 books)
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Tales from the House of Bunnicula (6 books)
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3.9317904993909867 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 821 ratings

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Houndsley and Catina (4 books)
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3.9612590799031477 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 413 ratings

Pinky and Rex Pinky and Rex Get Married Pinky and Rex and the Spell... Pinky and Rex and the Mean ... Pinky and Rex Go To Camp Pinky And Rex and the New Baby Pinky and Rex and the Doubl...
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3.6026666666666665 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 375 ratings

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“Life is short and there will always be dirty dishes, so let's dance.”
James Howe, Totally Joe

“Another Thing I'm Sick of Hearing:

If I started that gay rights group,
I must be gay.

So if i start an animal rights group,
what does that make me?

A giraffe?”
James Howe, Addie on the Inside

“I hated that the soldier doll had my name. I mean, please. I didn't play with him much. He was another Christmas present from my clueless grandparents. One time when they were visiting, my grandpa asked me if G.I. Joe had been in any wars lately. I said, "No, but he and Ken got married last week." Every Christmas since then, my grandparents have sent me a check.”
James Howe, Totally Joe

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