Avi By:Maggie

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Born

03/31/1937

He was born in Brooklyn, New York

High School

01/01/1954

In high school Avi wanted to be an air plane designer but he flunked the test.

College

01/01/1958

In college that is when he decided to be an author. Avi first went to college at University of Wisconsin then got trans ford to Antioch University.

Married Wife

11/01/1963

Avi got married four times and got devoured three times.

First Book

01/01/1970

Avi wrote his first book, Things That Sometimes Happen.

Kids

09/27/1982

He has six kids and one step child. His first born was Shaun.

Newbery Award

01/01/1991

He got the Newbery award for, The True Confessions of Charlotte Dole.

Second Newbery Award

01/01/1992

He got it for the book, Nothing But the Truth.

Present day

01/27/2013

Living with Helen in Denver, Colorado. Avi has published over 71 books.

Books

Something Upstairs

1988

Poppy

1995

Midnight Magic

1999

Raggweed

1999

Raggweed

1999

Nothing But the truth

2001

The Secret School

2001

I read book The Secret School as one of the books for Author Sudy.

Crispin: The Cross of Lead

2002

The Good Dog

2003

The Good Dog

04/01/2003

The End of the Begining

2004

This was my second book that I read from Avi and I loved it.

Strange Happenings

2006

This was the first book that I read for Author Study.

Crispin: At the Edge of the World

2006

Poppy and the Ereth

2009

City of Orphans

2011