Jeanne Betancourt





Jeanne Betancourt

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in Burlington, Vermont, The United States
October 02, 1941

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When I was growing up I never thought of being an author. I was a terrible speller and didn't want to write any more than I had to. I wanted to be a tap dancer when I grew up. After a few years of teaching junior high and high school, I wrote my first novel. It was a surprise to discover that I liked making up stories and writing them down. I liked it so much that eventually I stopped teaching and became a fulltime writer.

Besides novels for children and young adults, I've also told stories by writing scripts for television and the movies.

I live on the top floor of a sixteen-story building near the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. From my apartment I have a view of Manhattan that includes the Empire State Building and the
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Average rating: 3.71 · 14,934 ratings · 600 reviews · 88 distinct works · Similar authors
I Want a Pony (Pony Pals, #1)
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A Pony for Keeps (Pony Pals...
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 749 ratings — published 1995 — 5 editions
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Runaway Pony (Pony Pals, #7)
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 670 ratings — published 1995 — 4 editions
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Too Many Ponies (Pony Pals,...
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 639 ratings — published 1995 — 4 editions
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A Pony in Trouble (Pony Pal...
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 547 ratings — published 1995 — 6 editions
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Give Me Back My Pony (Pony ...
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 523 ratings — published 1995 — 6 editions
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Pony to the Rescue (Pony Pa...
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The Wild Pony (Pony Pals, #9)
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 422 ratings — published 1996 — 4 editions
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Good-Bye Pony (Pony Pals, #8)
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 393 ratings — published 1995 — 4 editions
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