Allan Zullo

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Allan Zullo is an American non-fiction writer. He is the author or co-author of more than eighty paperbacks for adults and children.

A native of Rockford, Illinois, Zullo graduated from Northern Illinois University in 1969 with a degree in journalism. His books include The Baseball Hall of Shame[1][2] and Baseball Confidential[3] (both co-written with Bruce Nash), A Boomer's Guide to Grandparenting (co-written with his wife Kathryn),[4][5] and the Haunted Kids series.[6] Zullo has also written articles for The National Enquirer, The Christian Science Monitor, Ladies Home Journal, and The Palm Beach Post. His syndicated comic strip "The Ghost Story Club"[7] ran in American newspapers from 1995 to 1998.

Zullo currently lives in Fairview, North Carolina.


  • America's Most Haunted: True Scary Creatures
  • The Baseball Hall of Shame (co-written with Bruce Nash)
  • A Boomer's Guide to Grandparenting (co-written with his wife Kathryn)
  • Haunted Kids
    • Haunted Kids: True Ghost Stories
    • More Haunted Kids
    • Totally Haunted Kids
    • Haunted Campers
    • Haunted Schools
    • Haunted Teachers
    • Haunted Animals
    • The Haunted Graveyard
    • Haunted Baby-Sitters
    • The Haunted Shortstop
    • Haunted Athletes
  • Ten True Tales
    • Battle Heroes: Voices from Afghanistan
    • Crime Scene Investigators
    • Kid Pirates: Their Battles, Shipwrecks & Narrow Escapes
    • The Rescuers: Kids Who Risked Everything to Save Others
    • The Secret Agent: And Other Spy Kids
    • Surviving Sharks: And Other Dangerous Creatures
    • Teens at War
    • War Heroes: Voices from Iraq
    • World War II Heroes
    • Heroes of 9/11
    • Vietnam War Heroes
    • Heroes of Hurricane Katrina
  • About the Holocaust
    • Escape: Children of the Holocaust
    • Heroes of the Holocaust: True Stories of Rescues by Teens
    • Survivors: True Stories of Children in the Holocaust


  1. ^ Frank Green. "Lovable losers slip and slide into baseball `Hall of Shame'". The San Diego Union. May 2, 1985. D5.
  2. ^ Scott Ostler. "Tales From Baseball's Twilight Zone: Mostly About Bad and Ugly". Los Angeles Times. May 7, 1985. 3.
  3. ^ Felicia E. Halpert. "Naughty deeds of the stars". New York Times. April 17, 1988. A31.
  4. ^ Monica L. Haynes. "Whatever you do, don't dare call me grandma". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. January 23, 2006. 1.
  5. ^ Monifa Thomas. "Boomers shun tags of 'Grandma', 'Grandpa'". Chicago Sun-Times. July 3, 2008. 8.
  6. ^ Gina Davis. "Pupils riding the reading wave". Baltimore Sun. July 16, 2006. 1.
  7. ^ Surabhi Avasthi. "Comic strip 'Ghost Story Club' picks B'klyn teen's tale, and news sez: we got the girl fright here". New York Daily News. February 13, 1997. Retrieved on September 18, 2008.

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