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Dan Richards

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Dan has been perfecting the craft of storytelling since childhood. His work includes poetry, songs, screenplays and books for children of all ages. He is a graduate of the University of Washington Writing For Children Program where he wrote his debut picture book The Problem With NOT Being Scared Of Monsters. Dan lives with his family in Bothell, WA. Learn more at www.DanRichardsBooks.com.

Avery Corman

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Avery Corman (born November 28, 1935, in the Bronx, New York) is an American novelist. He is the author of the novels Oh, God! (1971), the basis for the 1977 film; "The Bust-Out King" (1977); Kramer vs. Kramer (1977), which was adapted into the Academy Award-winning 1979 film of the same name; The Old Neighborhood (1980); 50 (1987); Prized Possessions (1991); The Big Hype (1992); A Perfect Divorce (2004); and The Boyfriend from Hell (2006). Critic Stefan Kanfer said in Time magazine about Corman's novel, 50, "Avery Corman has a literary gift for dialogue and predicament. Corman is also the author...