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Avi was born is New York City in 1937. He was raised in Brooklyn, New York, and has a twin sister and a brother. Even when he was young, Avi liked to read.
How he got started
Avi wasn't the best student. He struggled in school even with special tutoring. After failing all of his high school courses, he went to a special school. He wanted to write like his family so bad, so he tried even harder in this school.
His family inspires him. They were all very talented writers, and he wanted to write like them.
Why he became an author
Avi wanted to prove that he could write, after all of the special tutoring he recieved and the special schools he enrolled in.
Where Avi gets his ideas
Avi gets most of his ideas from his family and friends. He gets some of them himself, but his son and daughter have the neatest ideas.
What kinds of books Avi writes
He writes mostly adventures, mysteries, and thrillers, but he will write any kind of book. He just wants his readers to enjoy a good story.
Interesting facts about Avi
"About Avi's Books | Avi." Recently Published by Avi! | Avi. 28 May 2009
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