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Author: Tamra Orr; Michael A Sommers
Publisher: New York : Rosen Publishing, 2016. ©2016
Series: All about the author.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The author Avi has written more than 70 children s and young adult books and has fans young and old all over the world. Readers can t help but be inspired by Avi s life story, including his battle and ultimate triumph over dyslexia. Despite his problem being ignored and not diagnosed until late in his childhood, Avi was determined to make it as a writer. This author s story will hold readers as rapt as they are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Avi; Avi; Avi
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tamra Orr; Michael A Sommers
ISBN: 9781499462760 149946276X
OCLC Number: 911518725
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Writing in the blood --
Living with war --
Finding his way --
School decisions --
Marriage, and fatherhood --
Bringing history to life --
And justice for all --
Finding inspiration and ideas.
Series Title: All about the author.
Responsibility: Tamra Orr and Michael A. Sommers.

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The author Avi has written more than 70 children s and young adult books and has fans young and old all over the world. Readers can t help but be inspired by Avi s life story, including his battle and ultimate triumph over dyslexia. Despite his problem being ignored and not diagnosed until late in his childhood, Avi was determined to make it as a writer. This author s story will hold readers as rapt as they are while reading one of his best-selling, award-winning novels. They ll find themselves eagerly flipping pages to find out what happens next. Bibliography, Detailed Table of Contents, For Further Information Section, Index, Glossary, Web Sites, Full-color photographs, Timelines, Biographies.

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