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Ellen Conford (1942–2015)

Author of A Royal Pain

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Ellen Conford was born in New York City on March 20, 1942. Her first picture book, Impossible, Possum, was published in 1971. Her other picture books include Just the Thing for Geraldine and Eugene the Brave. Her first young adult novel, Dreams of Victory, was published in 1973. Her other works include Dear Lovey Hart, I Am Desperate; Dear Mom, Get Me Out of Here; If This Is Love, I'll Take Spaghetti; I Love You, I Hate You, Get Lost; and Crush. She also writes the Annabel the Actress series and the Jenny Archer series. (Bowker Author Biography)
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A Royal Pain 190 copies
Me and the Terrible Two 134 copies, 1 review
A Job for Jenny Archer 126 copies, 2 reviews
And This Is Laura 100 copies, 1 review
Dreams of Victory 90 copies, 2 reviews
Hail, Hail Camp Timberwood 87 copies, 1 review
Anything for a Friend 68 copies, 1 review
Jenny Archer, Author 67 copies, 1 review
The Frog Princess of Pelham 63 copies, 2 reviews
Crush 42 copies, 1 review
Diary of a Monster's Son 39 copies, 1 review
Why Me? 33 copies
Impossible, Possum 30 copies, 1 review
Shelf Life: Stories by the Book (Contributor) 268 copies, 4 reviews
Short Circuits (Contributor) 32 copies, 1 review
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