Bruce Coville

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 published work includes seven picture book adaptations of the plays of William Shakespeare, the young adult novel Armageddon Summer, which he wrote in collaboration with Jane Yolen, and most recently Amber Brown is Tickled Pink, a collaboration with Elizabeth Levy continuing Paula Danziger’s beloved “Amber Brown” series.

His chapter book series “Moongobble and Me” is used in many primary schools. He has edited over a dozen anthologies, including A Glory of Unicorns. Bruce has been, at various times, a teacher, a toymaker, a magazine editor, a gravedigger, and a cookware salesman.

A noted speaker and storyteller, he has four times been commissioned by the Syracuse Symphony to create original stories to perform in concert with the orchestra. He is also the founder of FULL CAST AUDIO, an award-winning audiobook company devoted to producing full cast, unabridged recordings of material for family listening. His books have won children’s choice awards in over a dozen states, including Vermont, Connecticut, Nevada, and California. You can find out more about Bruce at www.brucecoville.com.