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Elizabeth Levy was born and grew up in Buffalo, New York. She attended Brown University, majoring in history. After graduation, Levy went to New York City and worked as a researcher for Howard Cosell at ABC-TV and then for Senator Robert Kennedy. She has been writing for nearly thirty years and has written over 80 books. Levy has won the Georgia State Award, the Maryland State Award and was a Virginia State Award Nominee in 2001 for My Life as a Fifth Grade Comedian, she was on the ABA Pick of the Lists in 2000 for Seventh Grade Tango. Levy also appeared in the New York Public Library 100 Best Books of 1997, was an Arkansas State Award, Runner Up in 1992, was Nominated for the Florida Sunshine State Award, the New Mexico, Land of Enchantment Award, and the Nevada Award, for Keep Ms. Sugarman in the Fourth Grade. She earned a New York Times Outstanding Book of the Year in 1977 for Struggle and Lose, Struggle and Win: The United Mineworkers Story and an Outstanding Science book for Children from the National Science Teachers Association, for Before You Were Three in 1977. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from If You Were There When They Signed the Constitution… (more)
The Schoolyard Mystery 531 copies, 1 review
My Life as a Fifth-Grade Comedian 395 copies, 2 reviews
The Karate Class Mystery 264 copies, 2 reviews
Something Queer at the Library 159 copies, 3 reviews
Dracula is a pain in the neck 150 copies, 4 reviews
The Beginners 96 copies, 2 reviews
Seventh-Grade Tango 96 copies, 2 reviews
First Meet 81 copies, 1 review
Nobody's Perfect 74 copies, 1 review
Tumbling Ghosts 59 copies, 1 review
Cheater, Cheater 56 copies, 1 review
The Winner 55 copies, 1 review
Captain of the Team 49 copies, 1 review
Bad Break 45 copies, 1 review
Trouble in the Gym 45 copies, 1 review
Mystery at the Meet 42 copies, 1 review
Vampire State Building 41 copies, 2 reviews
The Computer That Said Steal Me 40 copies, 2 reviews
Wolfman Sam 40 copies
The New Coach? 33 copies, 2 reviews
A Different Twist 33 copies, 1 review
Boys in the Gym 31 copies, 1 review
Crush on the Coach 29 copies, 1 review
Tackling Dad 28 copies
World Class Gymnast 27 copies, 1 review
Fear of Falling 26 copies, 3 reviews
Nasty Competition 26 copies, 1 review
The Gymnasts' Gift 25 copies, 1 review
Out of Control 24 copies, 1 review
First Date 24 copies, 1 review
Tough at the Top 18 copies, 1 review
The Shadow Nose 16 copies
Go for the Gold 16 copies, 1 review
Gymnast Commandos 15 copies, 1 review
Team Trouble 13 copies, 1 review
Case of the Tattle-Tale Heart 11 copies, 1 review
The Drowned 8 copies
Cold As Ice 7 copies
Nice Little Girls 6 copies, 2 reviews
Cat Break 3 copies
The Dani Trap 3 copies
The Tryouts 3 copies
Spare the Rod 2 copies
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