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Birdseye, Tom


BIRDSEYE, Tom. American, b. 1951. Genres: Children's fiction. Career: Elementary schoolteacher in Lincoln City, OR, and Sandpoint, ID, 1977-87; freelance writer, 1984-. English teacher in Japan, 1983. Publications: FOR CHILDREN: I'm Going to Be Famous, 1986; Air Mail to the Moon, 1986; A Song of Stars, 1990; Tucker, 1990; Waiting for Baby, 1991; Soap! Soap! Don't Forget the Soap!, 1993; A Kids Guide to Building Forts, 1993; Just Call Me Stupid, 1993; A Regular Flood of Mishap, 1994; She'll Be Comin' round the Mountain, 1994; Tarantula Shoes, 1995; What I Believe: Kids Talk about Faith, 1996; Under Our Skin: Kids Talk about Race, 1997; The Eye of the Stone, 2000; Look Out Jack! The Giant Is Back!, 2001; Oh Yeah!, 2003; Attack of the Mutant Underwear, 2003. Address: 511 NW 12th St, Corvallis, OR 97330, U.S.A. Online address:

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