Elise Broach





Elise Broach


Born
in Atlanta, GA, The United States
September 20, 1963

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Elise Broach is the New York Times bestselling author of children's books including Masterpiece, Shakespeare's Secret, Desert Crossing, Missing on Superstition Mountain (the first book in the Superstition Mountain Trilogy) as well as several picture books. Her books have been selected as ALA notable books, Junior Library Guild selections, a Publishers Weekly Best Children's Book, a New York Public Library Best Book for the Teenage, an IRA Teacher's Choice, an E.B. White Read Aloud Award, and nominated for an Edgar Award, among other distinctions. Ms. Broach holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in history from Yale University. She was born in Georgia and lives in the woods of rural Connecticut, walking distance from three farms, a librar ...more

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Shakespeare's Secret

3.87 avg rating — 7,622 ratings — published 2005 — 19 editions
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Masterpiece

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3.92 avg rating — 7,264 ratings — published 2008 — 21 editions
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When Dinosaurs Came with Ev...

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4.13 avg rating — 2,612 ratings — published 2007 — 8 editions
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Missing on Superstition Mou...

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The Miniature World of Marv...

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Desert Crossing

3.74 avg rating — 423 ratings — published 2006 — 15 editions
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Wet Dog!

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3.98 avg rating — 266 ratings — published 2005 — 5 editions
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The Wolf Keepers

3.66 avg rating — 201 ratings — published 2016 — 4 editions
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Gumption!

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3.58 avg rating — 154 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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Treasure on Superstition Mo...

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3.87 avg rating — 137 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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Missing on Superstition Mou... Treasure on Superstition Mo... Revenge of Superstition Mou...
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Elise Broach at Green Bean Books
Author appearance, March 05, 2018 04:30PM
Green Bean Books, 1600 NE Alberta Street, Portland, OR, US

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Elise Broach at Brazos Bookstore
Author appearance, March 08, 2018 04:00PM
Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet Street, Houston, TX, US

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Elise Broach at Blue Manatee Books
Author appearance, March 11, 2018 02:00PM
Blue Manatee Books, 3094 Madison Road, Cincinnati, OH, US

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“A person's birthday should be a special day, a wonderful day, a day of pure celebration for the luck of being born! ”
Elise Broach, Masterpiece

“My dad always says, some people will treat you badly and you can't help that. But how you handle it and how it makes you feel, that's up to you.”
Elise Broach, Shakespeare's Secret

“My mom says that when it rains you never feel like you should be anywhere but home.”
Elise Broach, Shakespeare's Secret

Topics Mentioning This Author

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YA Book Council: Masterpiece by Elise Broach 33 222 May 01, 2009 07:12AM  
Wild Things: YA G...: Ralph S. Mouse 8 12 May 19, 2010 08:37AM  
Children's Books: July 2010: Discuss Our "Dinosaur" Club Reads HERE 67 69 Aug 16, 2010 07:29AM  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Summer Challenge 2010 Completed Tasks (do NOT delete any posts in this thread) 3059 3160 Aug 31, 2010 10:39PM  
Wild Things: YA G...: Reading Challenge #8- Report Points Here 413 149 Jul 02, 2011 06:24PM  
Books R' Us: Chatting 75 12 Jan 18, 2012 04:42PM  
YA Book Council: * Notepad for Future Books 63 439 Feb 23, 2012 12:24AM  
Young Adult Book ...: A-Z Challenge 99 613 Jun 17, 2012 04:06AM  
100+ Books in 2017: Dolly's 100+ Books for 2013 25 74 Dec 31, 2013 06:36PM  


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