Ronald Kidd

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Ronald Kidd is the author of thirteen novels for young readers, including the highly acclaimed “Night on Fire” and “Monkey Town: The Summer of the Scopes Trial.” His novels of adventure, comedy, mystery, and American history have received the Children's Choice Award, an Edgar Award nomination, and honors from the American Library Association, the International Reading Association, the Library of Congress, and the New York Public Library. He is a two-time O'Neill playwright who lives in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Night on Fire

4.07 avg rating — 489 ratings — published 2015 — 5 editions
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Monkey Town: The Summer of ...

3.54 avg rating — 339 ratings — published 2006 — 9 editions
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The Year of the Bomb

3.53 avg rating — 222 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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Dreambender

3.51 avg rating — 212 ratings — published 2016 — 5 editions
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Room of Shadows

3.45 avg rating — 113 ratings — published 2017 — 3 editions
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Look Before You Bounce (Dis...

4.22 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 1996
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Cozy Beds (Disney's Out & A...

4.19 avg rating — 54 ratings — published 1996
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On Beale Street

3.96 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 2008 — 3 editions
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Owl's World (Disney's Out &...

4.18 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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