Bruce Coville is the author of 101 books for children and young adults, including the international bestseller MY TEACHER IS AN ALIEN, and the wildly popular UNICORN CHRONICLES series. His works have appeared in over a dozen languages, and won children's choice awards in over a dozen states, including twice in California. He has been, at various times, a teacher, a toymaker, a magazine editor, a gravedigger, and a cookware salesman. He is also the founder of FULL CAST AUDIO, an audiobook publishing company devoted to producing full cast, unabridged recordings of material for family listening. Mr. Coville lives in Syracuse, New York, with his wife, illustrator Katherine Coville.
on Nov. 13, 2012 :
I've loved Bruce Coville since I was a kid, and even now a new Magic Shop story excites me!
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on Dec. 18, 2011 :
I read this story to my kids and they insisted that I read it at night, they really enjoyed it. Coville captures you when you read his stories! We're hooked!
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