Creech, Sharon

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CREECH, Sharon

CREECH, Sharon. Also writes as Sharon Rigg. American, b. 1945. Genres: Young adult fiction. Career: Federal Theater Project Archives, Fairfax, VA; Congressional Quarterly, Washington, DC, editorial assistant; TASIS England American School, Surrey, England, teacher of American and British literature, 1979-82, 1984-, and TASIS (The American School in Switzerland), Lugano, Switzerland, 1983-85. Publications: FOR YOUNG PEOPLE: Absolutely Normal Chaos, 1990; Walk Two Moons, 1994; Pleasing the Ghost, 1996, in UK as The Ghost of Uncle Arvie; Chasing Redbird, 1997; Bloomability, 1998; Fishing in the Air, 2000; The Wanderer, 2000 (Newbery Honor); A Fine, Fine School, 2001; Love That Dog, 2001; Ruby Holler, 2002. OTHER: The Center of the Universe: Waiting for the Girl (play), 1992. AS SHARON RIGG: The Recital, 1990; Nickel Malley. Address: c/o HarperCollins Children's Books, 1350 Ave of the Americas, New York, NY 10019, U.S.A.