Elizabeth Levy

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Elizabeth Levy
Born (1942-04-04) April 4, 1942 (age 73)
New York,  USA
Occupation Author
Nationality American
Period 1973 - present
Genre Children's and Young Adult Literature

Elizabeth Levy (born April 4, 1942) is an author who has written over eighty children's books in a variety of genres.[1]


She has written a long-running series of mystery novels for kids under the Something Queer is Going On banner (Something Queer at the Library, Something Queer at the Haunted School, etc.). She also wrote the book My Life as a Fifth-Grade Comedian as well as the series with the overall title America's Funny But True History. Levy wrote several adaptations of the Star Wars episode Return of the Jedi.


Born in Buffalo, New York. Currently living in New York, New York.

She has appeared as a contestant on "Funny Or Die's Billy on the Street" on Fuse TV.


  1. ^ "Birthday bios: Elizabeth Levy". Children's Literature Network. Retrieved 10 March 2010. 

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