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Todd Strasser

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Todd Strasser was born in New York City. While still a child, Strasser and his parents moved to Roslyn Heights, New York on Long Island. Strasser attended the I.U. Willets Elementary school and then the Wheatley School for junior high and high school. Strasser went to college at New York University visa mer for a few years, before dropping out. He lived on a commune, and then in Europe, where he was a street musician. While he was in Europe, Strasser wrote songs and poems in letters to his friends. He decided to try writing. Upon his return to the United States, Strasser enrolled at Beloit College where he studied literature and writing. After graduating, Strasser worked at the Middletown Times Herald-Record newspaper in Middletown, New York, and later at Compton Advertising in New York City. In 1978, he sold his first novel, Angel Dust Blues. Strasser used the money to start the Dr. Wing Tip Shoo fortune cookie company. For the next 12 years, Todd sold more fortune cookies than books. n 1990, Strasser moved to Westchester County, N.Y., where during the next few years, he wrote various movie novelizations, including Home Alone, Free Willy, Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Jumanji. In 1993 he wrote Help! I'm Trapped in My Teacher's Body and since then has written 16 more Help! I'm Trapped... books, as well as several other series. All together, he has published more than 100 books. Strasser is alos a speaker at schools and conferences when he is not busy writing Strasser has won numerous awards in the course of his career, including the 1995 New York State Library Association Award for Outstanding Children's Literature for the Help! I'm Trapped Series, several State Literature Awards, the 1996 International Reading Association Children's Choice as well as the 1996 Children's Book Council Children's Choice for Give a Boy a Gun and the 1996 American Library Association Best Book for Teens. He won the 1997 American Library Association Notable Book for Abe Lincoln for Class President, the 1988 American Bookseller Pick of the Lists, and was a 1988 Edgar Allan Poe nominee from the Mystery Writers of America. (Bowker Author Biography) visa färre
Särskiljningsinformation:

(eng) Todd Strasser also writes under the pen name Morton Rhue

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Verk av Todd Strasser

Vågen (1981) 2,349 exemplar
Give a Boy a Gun (1999) 745 exemplar
Boot Camp (2007) 643 exemplar
Can't Get There from Here (2004) 381 exemplar
Fallout (2013) 336 exemplar
Wish You Were Dead (2009) 303 exemplar
Con-fidence (2002) 281 exemplar
If I Grow Up (2009) 204 exemplar
Too Scared to Sleep (2007) 196 exemplar
Blood on My Hands (2010) 174 exemplar
Jumanji (Novelization) (1995) 161 exemplar
No Place (2013) 135 exemplar
The Pagemaster (1994) 133 exemplar
How I Changed My Life (1995) 133 exemplar
Home Alone (1990) 124 exemplar
Rädda Willy (1993) 114 exemplar
The Diving Bell (1992) 105 exemplar
Too Dark to See (2008) 103 exemplar
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1705) 103 exemplar
The Beast of Cretacea (2015) 97 exemplar
Too Afraid To Scream (2008) 95 exemplar
Kill You Last (2011) 90 exemplar
Kidnap Kids (1998) 89 exemplar
Famous (2011) 84 exemplar
The Good Son (1993) 62 exemplar
Howl-a-Ween (1996) 59 exemplar
Price of Duty (2018) 56 exemplar
Close Call (1999) 53 exemplar
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) 52 exemplar
Rookie of the Year (1993) 50 exemplar
Addams Family Values (1993) — Författare — 50 exemplar
Free Willy 3: The rescue (1997) 49 exemplar
For Money and Love (2007) 49 exemplar
The Wave (Penguin Readers) (1753) 48 exemplar
Summer of '69 (2019) 47 exemplar
Shark Bite (1998) 45 exemplar
Hey Dad, Get a Life! (1996) 41 exemplar
Mutilated Monkey Meat (1997) 40 exemplar
Drift X: Slide or Die (2006) 38 exemplar
The Accident (1988) 33 exemplar
Here Comes Heavenly (1999) 32 exemplar
Greasy Grimy Gopher Guts (1997) 31 exemplar
Beyond the Reef (1989) 28 exemplar
Shirt and Shoes Not Required (2011) 27 exemplar
Richie Rich (1994) 26 exemplar
Thief of Dreams (2003) 26 exemplar
Count Your Blessings (2007) 25 exemplar
Friends Till the End (1981) 23 exemplar
Home Alone 3 (1997) 22 exemplar
The Good War (2021) 20 exemplar
Grizzly Attack (1998) 20 exemplar
Battle Drift (2006) 18 exemplar
The Mall from Outer Space (1987) 17 exemplar
Sidewayz Glory (2006) 17 exemplar
Take Off (2004) 17 exemplar
Close Out (2004) 16 exemplar
Rock 'n' Roll Nights (1982) 15 exemplar
Super Mario Brothers (1993) 14 exemplar
Angel Dust Blues (1979) 13 exemplar
Buzzard's Feast (1999) 12 exemplar
Hocus Pocus (1993) 12 exemplar
Dance Magic (1999) 11 exemplar
Drive Me Crazy (Movie Tie In) (1999) 11 exemplar
Pastabilities (2000) 10 exemplar
Cut Back (2004) 10 exemplar
Chopped-Up Birdy's Feet (1997) 8 exemplar
Summer's End (1993) 8 exemplar
Summer's Promise (1993) 8 exemplar
Turn It Up (1984) 8 exemplar
Gator Prey (1999) 7 exemplar
Dschihad Online (2016) 6 exemplar
Spell Danger (2000) 6 exemplar
The Beverly Hillbillies (1952) 6 exemplar
Three Ninjas Kick Back (1994) 5 exemplar
The Boys in the Band (1996) 5 exemplar
Street Fighter (1994) 4 exemplar
Workin' for peanuts (1983) 3 exemplar
Wild Life (1987) 3 exemplar
Pink Cadillac (1989) 3 exemplar
Curtindo a Vida Adoidado (2016) 2 exemplar
A Very Touchy Subject (1985) 2 exemplar
Moving Target (1989) 2 exemplar
Freaked (1993) 2 exemplar
Playing for Love (1996) 2 exemplar
Tribu de l'asphalte (2012) 1 exemplar
The Wave [abridged] (2018) 1 exemplar
American Hero (2018) 1 exemplar
On The Bridge (2014) 1 exemplar
LA OLA (2022) 1 exemplar
La bomba 1 exemplar
American terrorist (2016) 1 exemplar
Libertem Willy 1 exemplar

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Jumanji (1981) — Redaktör — 3,138 exemplar
Who Done It? (2013) — Bidragsgivare — 136 exemplar
Visions: 19 Short Stories (1987) — Bidragsgivare — 72 exemplar
Ultimate Sports (1995) — Bidragsgivare — 66 exemplar
Connections (1989) — Bidragsgivare — 44 exemplar

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Namn enligt folkbokföringen
Strasser, Todd
Andra namn
Rhue, Morton
Rhue, T. S.
Födelsedag
1950-05-05
Kön
male
Nationalitet
USA
Födelseort
New York, New York, USA
Bostadsorter
Westchester, New York, USA
Montauk, New York, USA
Utbildning
Beloit College (BA|1974)
New York University
Yrken
journalist
copy writer
novelist
Särskiljningsnotis
Todd Strasser also writes under the pen name Morton Rhue

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Verk
160
Även av
6
Medlemmar
14,907
Popularitet
#1,540
Betyg
½ 3.7
Recensioner
358
ISBN
703
Språk
13
Favoritmärkt
9

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