Jeff Hirsch

NaomiRuth
1,884 books | 199 friends

Joy (Ch...
6,895 books | 558 friends

Sab H. ...
5,337 books | 2,449 friends

Jennife...
10,992 books | 4,224 friends

Kristin...
7,131 books | 1,501 friends

David D...
227 books | 2,690 friends


Jeff Hirsch

Goodreads Author


Born
Richmond, VA
Twitter

Genre

Member Since
March 2011

URL


Here are some things about me.

I live in an extremely Brazilian section of an extremely Greek neighborhood—Astoria, Queens, which is just to the right of Manhattan. (That's as you face Manhattan. If you were, say, lying on your back in the middle of Central Park with your head in a northerly position, we would be to your left) I live there with my wife who has a blog and our two cats who do not. One day I hope to have a very large dog that I can name Jerry Lee Lewis.

I used to write plays (I actually have an MFA in it, which is currently number 8 on US News and World Report's annual list of the top twenty most useless masters degrees) and now I write books for teens. I've written two. One was about a girl who wanted to be a rock star and cou
...more

Average rating: 3.73 · 22,026 ratings · 2,557 reviews · 10 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Eleventh Plague

3.50 avg rating — 12,369 ratings — published 1998 — 15 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Breakaway (The 39 Clues: Un...

4.25 avg rating — 6,123 ratings — published 2013 — 12 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Darkest Path

3.95 avg rating — 1,716 ratings — published 2013 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Magisterium

3.29 avg rating — 1,422 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Black River Falls

3.43 avg rating — 351 ratings — published 2016 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Darkest Path: Bear's Story

4.64 avg rating — 14 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Unnatural Disasters

3.50 avg rating — 6 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Manhattan Hotels: 1880-1920

3.67 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1997 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Manhattan: Between the Rive...

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Between the Rivers: Manhatt...

3.50 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1997 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Jeff Hirsch…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Jeff’s Recent Updates

Jeff Hirsch is now friends with David Donaghe
4927887
The Eleventh Plague by Jeff Hirsch
" Wow, a cross between The Stand and Twilight Zone. Those are two of my favorite things! I'll have to tell Scholastic we should use that in the ad copy. ...more "
More of Jeff's books…
“If it was true that all paths in our World led to only one place, then why not fill whatever path you chose with the best things you could find?”
Jeff Hirsch, The Eleventh Plague

“It's four A.M.! Who goes to bed this early!?”
Jeff Hirsch, Breakaway

“She slipped Glenn into her bed and then her face hung over Glenn's for one quiet moment, like a moon.
"Meera doe branagh, Glennora Morgan."
The strange words drifted down from her mother's lips, whispered as light as falling snow.
"What does it mean, Mommy?"
Fingertips grazed Glenn's cheek. "It means I love you. It means I'll always love you." She kissed Glenn softly on the forehead, then backed away. "No matter what."
She stepped into the bright hallway and closed the door.
When Glenn woke the next morning, her mother was gone”
Jeff Hirsch, Magisterium

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Mid-Continent Pub...: December YA Reads 12 24 Dec 28, 2011 05:52AM  
Crazy Challenge C...: Spring Challenge - 2012 (Spell) 156 122 Jun 26, 2012 06:43AM  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Summer Challenge 2012: Completed Tasks - DO NOT DELETE ANY POSTS IN THIS TOPIC 2662 834 Aug 31, 2012 09:02PM  
The Sword and Laser: What Else Are You Reading? October 2012 222 552 Oct 31, 2012 09:34PM  



No comments have been added yet.