George Selden

George Selden

George Selden was born in Hartford, Connecticut on May 14th, 1929 and passed away at the age of 60 on December 5th, 1989.

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George Selden Stats: The highest rated book by George Selden on Book Notification is The Cricket in Times Square, the first novel in the Chester Cricket and His Friends series. The second-highest rated book is Tucker's Countryside (Chester Cricket and His Friends #2).

The most read book by George Selden on Book Notification is The Cricket in Times Square, the first novel in the Chester Cricket and His Friends series. The second most read book is Tucker's Countryside (Chester Cricket and His Friends #2).

Below is a complete list of George Selden books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by George Selden is the Chester Cricket and His Friends Series.

List of Chester Cricket and His Friends Books in Publication Order (with Garth Williams)

List of Children's Books in Publication Order (with Peter Lippman)

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of My Readers Books in Publication Order

List of An Avon Camelot Book Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1981
2
Baseball Fever (By: Johanna Hurwitz)
1981
3
Behind the Attic Wall (By: Sylvia Cassedy)
1985
4
Racing the Sun (By: Paul Pitts)
1988
5
Ali Baba Bernstein, Lost and Found (By: Johanna Hurwitz)
1995
6
Danger Along the Ohio (By: Patricia Willis)
1997
7
1998
8
Night of the Chupacabras (By: Marie G. Lee)
1998
9
1999
10
Green Mango Magic (By: Sylvie Hossack)
1999
11
Get Rich Mitch! (By: Marjorie Weinman Sharmat)
2012
12
Summer Camp Creeps (By: Tim Schoch)
2013
13
Gremlins (By: George Gipe)
2023
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List of Avon Camelot Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Lottie & Lisa (By: Erich Kastner)
1952
2
Summerdog Comes Home (By: George Albert Zabriskie)
1980
3
1981
4
Baseball Fever (By: Ray Cruz, Johanna Hurwitz)
1981
5
1981
6
1982
7
Basic Fun (By: Susan Drake Lipscomb, Margaret Ann Zusnich)
1982
8
Esp McGee (By: Edward Packard)
1983
9
Tunnel to Yesterday (By: Jerome Beatty Jr.)
1983
10
1983
11
Rich Mitch (By: Marjorie Weinman Sharmat)
1983
12
Summerdog (By: Thom Roberts)
1983
13
Bet You Can't! (By: Kathy Darling, Vicki Cobb)
1983
14
1983
15
Behind the Attic Wall (By: Sylvia Cassedy)
1983
16
Peggy Fleming: Portrait of an Iceskater (By: Bruce Curtis, Stephanie Young)
1984
17
Gremlins (By: George Gipe)
1984
18
1984
19
1985
20
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Book 1 (By: Andrew Glass, Catherine Edwards Sadler)
1985
21
Get Rich Mitch! (By: Marjorie Weinman Sharmat)
1985
22
Mystery of the Melted Diamonds (By: Carol Farley)
1986
23
Ukrainian Egg Mystery (By: George E. Stanley)
1986
24
Moroccan Mystery (By: Thomas McKean)
1986
25
1986
26
Flash Fry, Private Eye (By: Tim Schoch)
1986
27
The Anti-Peggy Plot (By: Thomas McKean)
1986
28
Best Joke Book for Kids 2 (By: Joan Eckstein)
1987
29
The Codebreaker Kids (By: George E. Stanley)
1987
30
Summer Camp Creeps (By: Tim Schoch)
1987
31
1988
32
Breezy (By: Leda Blumberg)
1988
33
Racing the Sun (By: Paul Pitts)
1988
34
Anne Frank (By: Johanna Hurwitz)
1989
35
1990
36
1990
37
1990
38
A Haunting in Williamsburg (By: Lou Kassem)
1990
39
1991
40
1992
41
1992
42
Tons of Trash (By: Joan Rattner Heilman)
1992
43
1992
44
How to Travel Through Time (By: James M. Deem)
1993
45
Lucie Babbidge's House (By: Sylvia Cassedy)
1993
46
1993
47
Christmas Countdown (By: Steve Englehart)
1993
48
Miss Yonkers Goes Bonkers (By: Mike Thaler)
1994
49
The Mummy's Curse (By: Daniel Cohen)
1994
50
1994
51
Main Street (By: Susan Kirby)
1994
52
Comet Luck (By: Madge Harrah)
1994
53
Kwanzaa (By: Mildred Pitts Walter)
1995
54
Vampire Mom (By: Don Whittington)
1995
55
1995
56
Spookhouse (By: Don Whittington)
1995
57
1996
58
1996
59
8
Four Perfect Pebbles (By: Lila Perl, Marion Blumenthal Lazan)
1996
60
Zombie Queen (By: Don Whittington)
1996
61
Freak Show (By: Don Whittington)
1996
62
Going to Net (By: Various Various)
1996
63
1997
64
Tracks in the Snow (By: Lucy Jane Bledsoe)
1997
65
Danger Along the Ohio (By: Patricia Willis)
1997
66
1998
67
Night of the Chupacabras (By: Marie G. Lee)
1998
68
1998
69
Becoming Felix (By: Nancy Hope Wilson)
1998
70
1998
71
Mischief, Mad Mary, and Me (By: Dawn Knight)
1998
72
It's In Your Hands, Daisy P. Duckwitz (By: Jacqueline Shannon)
1998
73
Leaving Summer (By: Donal Harding)
1998
74
Flea Circus Summer (By: Cheryl Ware)
1998
75
Calling Me Home (By: Patricia Hermes)
1998
76
1999
77
1999
78
Get on the Net (By: Robert Pondiscio)
1999
79
Don't Try This at Home! (By: Vicki Cobb)
1999
80
1999
81
1999
82
1999
83
Green Mango Magic (By: Sylvie Hossack)
1999
84
All the Answers (By: Anne C. Lemieux)
2000
85
Can of Worms (By: Kathy MacKel)
2000
86
Orphan Journey Home (By: Liza Ketchum)
2000
87
2000
88
2000
89
2000
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George Selden: Biography

George Selden was born on May 14th, 1929. George passed away December 5th, 1989 at 60 years old. George Selden was born in Hartford, Connecticut.

George Selden was the author of the George Selden Children's Books series which consists of 8 novels. The George Selden Children's Books series started in 1956 with the novel The Dog That Could Swim Under Water. The most recently released novel in the George Selden Children's Books series was The Genie of Sutton Place which was released in 1972. There are no upcoming novels for the George Selden Children's Books series.

George Selden also wrote the Chester Cricket and His Friends series which has 7 books including The Cricket in Times Square and Tucker's Countryside.

George Selden: Awards & Accolades

Selden's book, The Cricket in Times Square won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 1961.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow George Selden are:

  1. J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter Series.
  2. C.S. Lewis, author of The Chronicles Of Narnia Series.
  3. Ursula K. Le Guin, author of the Earthsea Cycle Series.
  4. Neil Gaiman, author of the American Gods Series.
  5. E. Nesbit, author of the Five Children Series.

George Selden: F.A.Q

When was George Selden Born?

George Selden was born on May 14th, 1929.

When did George Selden die?

George Selden died on December 5th, 1989 at 60 years old.

Where was George Selden Born?

George Selden was born in Hartford, Connecticut, .

What book awards has George Selden won?

Selden's book, The Cricket in Times Square won the award John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 1961.

What was the first book George Selden wrote?

The first novel written by George Selden was The Dog That Could Swim Under Water, published in 1956.

What was the most recent book George Selden wrote?

Their most recently released work was Harry Cat and Tucker Mouse: Starring Harry (a short story) on November 8th, 2011.

How many books has George Selden written?

George Selden has written 21 books. 7 books in the Chester Cricket and His Friends Series, 8 books in the Children's Books, 2 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 3 books in the My Readers Series, 1 book in the Avon Camelot Series.

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