David Lubar

David Lubar
Joelle Lubar

David Lubar created a sensation with his debut novel, Hidden Talents, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Thousands of kids and educators across the country have voted Hidden Talents onto over twenty state lists. David is also the author of True Talents, the sequel to Hidden Talents; Flip, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults and a VOYA Best Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror selection; five short story collections: In the Land of the Lawn Weenies, Invasion of the Road Weenies, The Curse of the Campfire Weenies, The Battle of the Red Hot Pepper Weenies, and Attack of the Vampire Weenies; and the Nathan Abercrombie, Accidental Zombie series. Lubar grew up in Morristown, New Jersey, and he has also lived in New Brunswick, Edison and Piscataway, NJ, and Sacramento, CA. Besides writing, he has also worked as a video game programmer and designer. He now lives in Nazareth, Pennsylvania.


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Book Trailer: Hyde and Shriek by David Lubar

There’s something strange going on at Washington Irving Elementary School. People are turning into monsters—literally! Ms. Clevis is one of the most popular teachers at Washington Irving. Until the morning she accidentally puts some of the wrong ingredients into her breakfast smoothie. Suddenly she finds herself switching back and forth between mean substitute teacher Ms. Hyde and a sweet sixth grade girl named Jackie. Will Jackie figure out the cure before she changes into the horrible Ms. Hyde forever?

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Book Trailer: My Rotten Life by David Lubar

A book trailer for My Rotten Life by David Lubar, the first YA novel in the Nathan Abercrombie, Accidental Zombie series.

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An interview with David Lubar about his book, True Talents

Connie Bowman talks with bestselling author David Lubar about True Talents, the sequel to his award-winning debut novel, Hidden Talents.

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My Rotten Life by David Lubar--Audiobook Excerpt

isten to this audiobook excerpt from David Lubar's hilarious children's book My Rotten Life, narrated by Matthew Brown and Kathleen McInerney.

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The Battle of the Red Hot Pepper Weenies by David Lubar--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt and hear the story "All the Rage" from David Lubar's children's book The Battle of the Red Hot Pepper Weenies: And Other Warped and Creepy Tales.

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The Bully Bug
Monsterrific Tales
David Lubar
Starscape

The Bully Bug is the sixth standalone tale in the hilarious Monsterrific Tales series for young readers by acclaimed author David Lubar. The Monsterrific Tales...


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Extremities

David Lubar
Tor Teen

Master of the macabre David Lubar turns his attention to dark and twisted tales for teens with Extremities: Stories of Death, Murder, and Revenge. A group of...


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The Gloomy Ghost
Monsterrific Tales
David Lubar
Starscape

Acclaimed author David Lubar’s Monsterrific Tales return to life with this new edition of The Gloomy Ghost that is sure to appeal to fans of his Weenies short...


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Wipeout of the Wireless Weenies
Weenies Stories
David Lubar
Starscape

Welcome to the Weenie Zone! Wipeout of the Wireless Weenies is the seventh collection of scary short stories for middle grade readers by acclaimed author David...


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The Wavering Werewolf
Monsterrific Tales
David Lubar
Starscape

Acclaimed author David Lubar’s monsters series returns to life with this new edition of The Wavering Werewolf that is sure to appeal to fans of his Weenies...


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The Unwilling Witch
Monsterrific Tales
David Lubar; Illustrations by Marcos Calo
Starscape

There’s something strange going on at Washington Irving Elementary School. Kids are turning into monsters—literally! Angie knows freaky things happen...


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Beware the Ninja Weenies
Weenies Stories
David Lubar
Starscape

Welcome to the Weenie Zone! Acclaimed author David Lubar is back with Beware the Ninja Weenies, his sixth collection of Warped and Creepy Tales—a series of...


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The Vanishing Vampire
Monsterrific Tales
David Lubar
Starscape

There’s something strange going on at Washington Irving Elementary School. People are turning into monsters—literally! In The Vanishing Vampire, Sebastian’s...


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Hyde and Shriek
Monsterrific Tales
David Lubar
Starscape

There’s something strange going on at Washington Irving Elementary School. People are turning into monsters—literally! Ms. Clevis is one of the most popular...


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Attack of the Vampire Weenies
Weenies Stories
David Lubar
Starscape

A boy steals a ticket to an amusement park and gets the ride of a lifetime—literally. The first day of middle school turns into a free-for-all when the gym...


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Enter the Zombie

When Mr. Murphy finds out that evil organization RABID is using a student academic and athletic competition to recruit agents, he asks Nathan, Abigail, and...


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The Big Stink

“I figured, being dead, my life would become a lot simpler. I wouldn’t have to take care of myself or worry about stuff like eating the right food. But dead...


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Goop Soup

Nathan is just getting started with his training for secret organization BUM when greasy green globs of goop start oozing from every faucet in town. Gross!...


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The Battle of the Red Hot Pepper Weenies
Weenies Stories
David Lubar
Starscape

A girl doesn’t have a date for the school dance—until her dad makes one for her in his lab. “Lily—meet Stitchy.” A family enjoys a nice Thanksgiving...


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Dead Guy Spy

Nathan Abercrombie is getting used to his rotten life as a half-dead zombie. The good thing is he doesn’t feel any pain. The bad thing is his body can’t heal,...


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My Rotten Life

Ten-year-old Nathan Abercrombie is having a really bad day. First, Shawna Lanchester, the prettiest girl in his class, doesn’t invite him to her party. Then he...


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The Curse of the Campfire Weenies
Weenies Stories
David Lubar
Starscape

A boy discovers the answer to one of the great urban mysteries: why are pigeons always pooping in parks? A second-grade class learns why they should always be...


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True Talents

David Lubar
Starscape

It’s been over a year since fourteen-year-old Eddie “Trash” Thalmeyer and his friends from Edgeview Alternative School found out about their special hidden...


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Invasion of the Road Weenies
Weenies Stories
David Lubar
Starscape

Watch out for the road weenies! A town is overrun by road weenies--a.k.a. joggers--who never smile. A girl thinks she's too old for Halloween...until she...


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Orson Scott Card/David Lubar Starscape Boxed Set

Orson Scott Card and David Lubar
Starscape

Contains 4 classic Starscape titles: Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card Winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards In order to develop a secure defense...


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Flip

David Lubar
Starscape

If you could become anyone in the world, who would you be? Did you ever wish you could be anyone else but who you are? Twins Ryan and Taylor do it all the...


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In the Land of the Lawn Weenies
Weenies Stories
David Lubar
Starscape

Kids can be such monsters. Literally. From the award-winning author of Hidden Talents, two remarkable short story collections - Kidzilla and The Witch's...


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Hidden Talents

David Lubar
Starscape

American Library Association “Best Books for Young Adults” American Library Association “Quick Picks for Young Adults” Martin Anderson and his friends...


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The Psychozone: The Witches' Monkey and Other Tales
Psychozone
David Lubar
Torkids

A boy discovers his neighborhood has turned into a Land of the Lawn Weenies. Sound peculiar? How about zombies behind the counter of your local hamburger...


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The Psychozone: Kidzilla and Other Tales
Psychozone
David Lubar
Tor Books

Don't bother looking for PsychoZone on a Map. It's not a place...but a state of mind where the worlds of reality and imagination collide. A place where a kid...


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