Glenn, Mel

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GLENN, Mel. American (born Switzerland), b. 1943. Genres: Children's fiction, Young adult fiction, Poetry. Career: Peace Corps volunteer, Sierra Leone, West Africa, 1964-66; Junior High School 240, Brooklyn, NY, teacher, 1967-70; Abraham Lincoln High School, Brooklyn, English teacher, 1970-2001; author, 1980-. Publications: YOUNG ADULT FICTION: One Order to Go, 1984. YOUNG ADULT POETRY: Class Dismissed!: High School Poems, 1982; Class Dismissed II: More High School Poems, 1986; Back to Class, 1988; My Friend's Got This Problem, Mr. Candler, 1991; Who Killed Mr. Chippendale?: A Mystery in Poems, 1996; The Taking of Room 114: A Hostage Drama in Poems, 1997; Jump Ball: A Basketball Season in Poems, 1997; Foreign Exchange, 1999; Split Image, 2000. CHILDREN'S FICTION: Play-by-Play, 1986; Squeeze Play: A Baseball Story, 1989. Address: 4288 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11229, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]