Bruce Coville


Born
in Syracuse, New York, The United States
May 16, 1950

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Mary Poppins, Doctor Dolittle, Nancy Drew, the Hardy Boys, Tom Swift


Bruce Coville isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but he does have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from his feed.

Hey, Look . . . I’m a calendar boy!

Every year PermaBound (the wonderful company that rebinds paperback books for library use) does an “Authors and Illustrators Birthday Calendar.”  Like many calendars, it has an image on the top half, and then the dates in boxes on the lower half. In this case, every date is accompanied by the names of authors and illustrators born on that day.


Thanks to the efforts of my publisher, the top half...

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Into the Land of the Unicorns

4.06 avg rating — 17,182 ratings — published 1994 — 27 editions
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William Shakespeare's: A Mi...

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4.25 avg rating — 10,351 ratings — published 1996 — 8 editions
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Song of the Wanderer

4.10 avg rating — 10,167 ratings — published 1999 — 19 editions
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My Teacher Is an Alien (My ...

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3.78 avg rating — 8,108 ratings — published 1989 — 39 editions
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Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hat...

4.02 avg rating — 7,456 ratings — published 1991 — 30 editions
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William Shakespeare's: The ...

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3.94 avg rating — 2,650 ratings — published 1994 — 4 editions
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My Teacher Glows in the Dar...

3.79 avg rating — 2,902 ratings — published 1991 — 25 editions
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Dark Whispers

4.14 avg rating — 2,709 ratings — published 2008 — 11 editions
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The Monster's Ring

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3.74 avg rating — 2,586 ratings — published 1982 — 27 editions
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Jennifer Murdley's Toad

3.86 avg rating — 2,165 ratings — published 1992 — 25 editions
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Into the Land of the Unicorns Song of the Wanderer Dark Whispers The Last Hunt
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4.08 avg rating — 31,814 ratings

The Monster's Ring Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hat... Jennifer Murdley's Toad The Skull of Truth Juliet Dove, Queen of Love
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3.92 avg rating — 14,789 ratings

My Teacher Is an Alien My Teacher Fried My Brains My Teacher Glows in the Dark My Teacher Flunked the Planet
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3.79 avg rating — 15,176 ratings

Aliens Ate My Homework I Left My Sneakers in Dimen... The Search for Snout Aliens Stole My Body
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3.89 avg rating — 3,704 ratings

Bruce Coville's Book of Mon... Bruce Coville's Book of Ali... Bruce Coville's Book of Gho... Bruce Coville's Book of Nig... Bruce Coville's Book of Spi... Bruce Coville's Book of Mag... Bruce Coville's Book Of Mon...
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3.85 avg rating — 3,545 ratings

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“Withholding information is the essence of tyranny. Control of the flow of information is the tool of the dictatorship.”
Bruce Coville

“The real heroes are the librarians and teachers who at no small risk to themselves refuse to lie down and play dead for censors.”
Bruce Coville

“I am ignoring you. In fact, I think you are a figment of my imagination.”
Bruce Coville, Dark Whispers

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