Author

Sid Fleischman

Biography

Sid Fleischman wrote more than sixty books for children, adults, and magicians. Among his many awards was the Newbery Medal for his novel The Whipping Boy. The author described his wasted youth as a magician and newspaperman in his autobiography The Abracadabra Kid. His other titles include The Entertainer and the Dybbuk, a novel, and three biographies, Sir Charlie: Chaplin, The Funniest Man in the World; The Trouble Begins at 8: A Life of Mark Twain in the Wild, Wild West; and Escape! The Story of The Great Houdini.

The Whipping Boy
McBroom's Wonderful One-Acre Farm: Three Tall Tales
Ghost on Saturday Night
By the Great Horn Spoon
The Whipping Boy
McBroom's Wonderful One-Acre Farm: Three Tall Tales
Ghost on Saturday Night
By the Great Horn Spoon

Books by Sid Fleischman

    By the Great Horn Spoon
    Brett Helquist, Sid Fleischman
    The Whipping Boy
    Peter Sís, Sid Fleischman
    McBroom's Wonderful One-Acre Farm: Three Tall Tales
    Quentin Blake, Sid Fleischman
    Ghost on Saturday Night
    Laura Cornell, Sid Fleischman

Book Stats

4
Authored
0
Illustrated
4
Collaborators

All Sid Fleischman Books

YearTitleIllustratorPages
2003The Whipping BoyPeter Sís96
1997McBroom's Wonderful One-Acre Farm: Three Tall TalesQuentin Blake64
1997Ghost on Saturday NightLaura Cornell64
1988By the Great Horn SpoonBrett Helquist193

Collaborators

Brett Helquist
Peter Sís
Quentin Blake
Laura Cornell