Kushner, Ellen (Ruth)

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KUSHNER, Ellen (Ruth)

KUSHNER, Ellen (Ruth). American, b. 1955. Genres: Science fiction/Fantasy, Children's fiction, Plays/Screenplays. Career: Ace Books, NYC, editorial assistant, 1977-79; Pocket Books, NYC, associate editor, 1979-80; freelance copywriter, reviewer, and artist's representative, 1980-87; WGBH Radio, Boston, MA, producer/host, 1987-. Publications: FANTASY NOVELS: Swordspoint: A Melodrama of Manners, 1987; Thomas the Rhymer, 1990; St. Nicholas and the Valley Beyond, 1994; (coauthor) The Fall of the Kings, 2002. NOVELS FOR CHILDREN (ADVENTURE GAME-BOOKS): Outlaws of Sherwood Forest, 1985; The Enchanted Kingdom, 1986; Statue of Liberty Adventure, 1986; The Mystery of the Secret Room, 1986; Knights of the Round Table, 1988. RADIO PLAYS: (coauthor) Which Way's Witch: A June Foray Halloween Spell, 1991; (also producer, director, and narrator) Festival of Liberation: The Passover Story in World Music, 1992; (also producer, director, and narrator) A Door Is Opened: A Jewish High Holiday Meditation, 1992; (also producer, director, and narrator) Beyond 1492: 500 Years of Jewish Song and Legend, 1992; (also producer and narrator) Esther: A Feast of Masks, 2002. EDITOR: Basilisk, 1980; (co-) The Horns of Elfland, 1997. Address: c/o WGBH - Sound & Spirit, 125 Western Ave, Boston, MA 02134, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]