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Paula Danziger (1944-) Biography

Awards, Honors, Writings, SidelightsPersonal, Addresses, Career, Adaptations

Born 1944, in Washington, DC; Education: Montclair State College, B.A., 1967, M.A.

Agent—Donald C. Farber, 99 Park Ave., New York, NY 10016.

Substitute teacher, Edison, NJ, 1967; Title I teacher, Highland Park, NJ, 1967-1968; junior-high school English teacher, Edison, NJ, 1968-1970; English teacher, Lincoln Junior High School, West Orange, NJ, 1977-1978; full-time writer, 1978—. Worked for the Educational Opportunity Program, Montclair State College, until 1977. Regular appearances on BBC-TV magazine shows, Going Live! and Live and Kicking.

"AMBER BROWN" SERIES

Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 1994.

You Can't Eat Your Chicken Pox, Amber Brown, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 1995.

Amber Brown Goes Fourth, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 1995.

Amber Brown Wants Extra Credit, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 1996.

Forever Amber Brown, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 1996.

Amber Brown Sees Red, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 1997.

Amber Brown Is Feeling Blue, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 1998.

I, Amber Brown, Putnam (New York, NY), 1999.

Amber Brown Is Green with Envy, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 2003.

"A IS FOR AMBER BROWN" SERIES

It's Justin Time, Amber Brown, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 2001.

What a Trip, Amber Brown, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 2001.

Get Ready for Second Grade, Amber Brown, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 2002.

It's a Fair Day, Amber Brown, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 2002.

Second Grade Rules, Amber Brown, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), 2004.

Orange You Glad It's Halloween, Amber Brown?, illustrated by Tony Ross, Putnam (New York, NY), in press.

The Cat Ate My Gymsuit was adapted as a filmstrip and cassette by Cheshire, 1985.

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