Edward Irving Wortis Essay | Essay

This student essay consists of approximately 2 pages of analysis of The Life of Avi.
This section contains 411 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Student Essay on The Life of Avi

The Life of Avi

Summary: Avi wrote many books including, Midnight Magic, Something Upstairs, No More Magic, Who Was That Masked Man, Anyway?, S.O.R. Losers, and Don't You Know There Is A war On? Today, in 2005, Avi is still living and is still a very well-known author.
The Life of Avi

Avi's writings have a lot to do with his own life experiences. He was born in New York City on December 23, 1937 with his twin sister, the one who started calling him Avi for unknown reasons. Now Avi is the only name he uses.

When he was in school, Avi's writing was thought to need tutoring. One of his English teachers gave him the help he needed. Once his writing had improved, he was 17 years old and decided to become a writer. At first he wrote horrible plays, and it wasn't until he had his eldest son, Shaun, that he started writing for children. His first book was published in 1970. Since then, he's published over 30 more books.

One of his recently published books, Never Mind! is about two twins, a boy and a girl, and how one was so much better than the other, until...

(read more)

This section contains 411 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Student Essay on The Life of Avi
Copyrights
BookRags
The Life of Avi from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook