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- Robert Cormier: Robert Edmund Cormier was an American author, columnist and reporter, known for his deeply pessimistic, downbeat literature. His most popular works include I Am the Cheese, After the First Death, We All Fall Down and The Chocolate War, all of which have won awards. The Chocolate War was challenged in multiple libraries. His books often are concerned with themes such as abuse, mental illness, violence, revenge, betrayal and conspiracy. In most of his novels, the protagonists do not win.
- also known as Robert Edmund Cormier
- born on (90 years ago) in Leominster, child of Lucien Joseph Cormier and Irma M. Cormier
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Author, journalist
- Marriage with Constance Senay until
- died on (15 years ago) in Boston
- written works: "We All Fall Down", "Fade", "I Am the Cheese", "The Rag and Bone Shop", "A Little Raw on Monday Mornings", "Beyond the Chocolate War", "The Chocolate War", "Heroes", "Tenderness", "After the First Death", "Ein Sommer in Frenchtown. Jugendbuch.", "The Bumblebee Flies Anyway", "Der schwarze Kasten.", "Quand les cloches ne sonnent plus", "Zärtlichkeit", "Nachts, wenn die Schatten fallen. cbt.", "La balle est dans ton camp", "El sindrome de la ternura", "En pleine nuit", "Auf der Eisenbahnbrücke", "Gefühle sind immer dabei", "A la brocante du cÂur", "Les héros", "8 Plus 1", "Je suis le fromage", "I Have Words to Spend", "Frenchtown summer", "Other Bells for Us to Ring", "Heroes Free Reader's Companion with Other", "Guerra Del Chocolate/Chocolate War", "Take me where the good times are", "Now and at the Hour", "In the Middle of the Night", "Tunes for Bears to Dance To", "Ich bin das, was übrig bleibt"
- filmography: "I Am the Cheese"
- some of the nominations and awards:
- nominated to Edgar Award for Best Young Adult - "We All Fall Down"
- nominated to Edgar Award for Best Young Adult - "In the Middle of the Night"
- Phoenix Award - "I Am the Cheese"
- Robert Cormier was a ship’s carpenter who typified the French colonizer of Acadia.
- born in (413 years ago) in Charente
- ethnicity: Acadians
- died on (303 years ago)
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Work Author: Robert Cormier One ofthe most frequent wishfulfillment fantasies is the desire to be invisible, to be able to watch others without being observed ourselves. Authors have had enormous fun with this conceit; examples range ...
Second supplement by Donald G. Davis
Hinton, Robert Cormier, Judy Blume, Madeleine L'Engle, and others. Edwards's involvement with the library profession included honorary memberships in the ALA and the Maryland Library ...
The Encyclopedia Britannica (1910)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
It was a collection of lyrical pieces, now lost, entitled Plaintes amoureuses de Robert Cormier (1565). After some practice at the ...
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