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Judy Blume (born Judith Sussman; February 12, 1938) is an American writer known for children's and young adult (YA) fiction. Some of her best known works are Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret (1970), Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing (1972), Deenie (1973), and Blubber (1974). The New Yorker has called her books ...

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She has spent her adult years in many places doing the same thing, only now she writes her stories down on paper. Adults as well as children will recognize such Blume titles as: Are ... Judy and her husband George Cooper live on islands up and down the east coast. They have three grown children and one grandchild.

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Nov 3, 2016 ... “My characters live inside my head for a long time before I actually start to write a book about them. Then, they become so real to me I talk about them at the dinner table as if they are real. Some people consider this weird. But my family understands.” “You can't give in to any of the censors. I don't care ...

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Perhaps the most popular author ever of works for upper elementary to junior high school readers, Judy Blume is the creator of honest, often humorous stories that focus on the ... This book is now considered a groundbreaking work due to the honesty with which Blume presents previously taboo (not talked about) subjects.

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Jun 2, 2015 ... To them, she is Margaret, absolutely, but also Sally J. Freedman and Rachel Robinson (though not Fudge, never Fudge), but always, inimitably, Judy Blume, beloved author of 29 books, with an astonishing 86 million copies in print. “In the Unlikely Event,” published Tuesday, is Blume's fourth novel for ...

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Oct 21, 2016 ... As it happened, one of the island's unfussy captain's houses that Blume adores belonged to Kutner. “It was the polar opposite of Judy's place,” the designer explains, “but I think what I did there was just what she wanted to do here, which was to bring the occupants and the setting into a meaningful ...

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Make research projects and school reports about Judy Blume easy with credible articles from our FREE, online encyclopedia and dictionary. ... Beginning in the third grade, Blume, her mother, and her brother went to live in Florida for two years in hopes of improving her brother's heath, and she was separated from her  ...

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When I was growing up, I dreamed about becoming a cowgirl, a detective, a spy, a great actress, or a ballerina. Not a dentist, like my father, or a homemaker, like my mother — and certainly not a writer, although I always loved to read. I didn't know anything about writers. It never occurred to me they were regular people and ...

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On this day in History, Judy Blume, popular young-adult author, is born on Feb 12 , 1938. Learn more about what happened today on History.