Search - List of Books by Ellen Raskin

Ellen Ermingard Raskin (March 13, 1928 - August 8, 1984) was an American writer, illustrator and fashion designer. She was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and grew up during the Great Depression. She was educated at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Primarily a children's author, she received the 1979 Newbery Medal for her 1978 book The Westing Game and a 1975 Newbery Honor for her 1974 book Figgs & Phantoms.

Ms. Raskin was also an accomplished graphic artist. She designed dozens of dust jackets for books for 15 years including the first edition of Madeleine L'Engle's classic A Wrinkle in Time.

Raskin's first marriage ended in divorce. In 1965, she married Dennis Flanagan, editor of Scientific American.

Raskin died at the age of 56 on August 8, 1984 in New York City due to complications from a connective-tissue disease.

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Total Books: 77
The Westing Game The Deluxe Anniversary Edition
2018 - The Westing Game the Deluxe Anniversary Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780451480989
ISBN-10: 0451480988
Genre: Children's Books
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A Murder for Macaroni and Cheese
2011 - A Murder for Macaroni and Cheese (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780525422914
ISBN-10: 0525422919
Genre: Children's Books
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Figgs    Phantoms
2011 - Figgs Phantoms (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780142411698
ISBN-10: 0142411698
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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The Tattooed Potato and Other Stories
2011 - The Tattooed Potato and Other Stories (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780142416990
ISBN-10: 0142416991
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
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The Mysterious Disappearence of Leon
2011 - The Mysterious Disappearence of Leon [I Mean Noel] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780142417003
ISBN-10: 0142417009
Genre: Children's Books
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Figgs and Phantoms
2011 - Figgs and Phantoms (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780525423676
ISBN-10: 0525423672
Genre: Children's Books
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The Tattooed Potato
2011 - The Tattooed Potato (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780525423683
ISBN-10: 0525423680
Genre: Children's Books
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The Mysterious Disappearance of Leon
2011 - The Mysterious Disappearance of Leon [I Mean Noel] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780525423690
ISBN-10: 0525423699
Genre: Children's Books
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The Westing Game
2008 - The Westing Game [Puffin Modern Classics] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781439516119
ISBN-10: 1439516111
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The Westing Game
2004 - The Westing Game [Puffin Modern Classics] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780142401200
ISBN-10: 014240120X
Genres: Children's Books, Substores
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 38

Westing Game
2003 - Westing Game (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780525471370
ISBN-10: 0525471375
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 2

Figgs  Phantoms
2001 - Figgs Phantoms [Puffin Newbery Library] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780613195126
ISBN-10: 0613195124
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 1.5/5 Stars.
 1

El disfraz disfrazado y otros casos
1998 - El Disfraz Disfrazado Y Otros Casos (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9789580443841
ISBN-10: 958044384X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Westing Game
1997 - The Westing Game (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140386646
ISBN-10: 0140386645
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 172

The Westing Game  Reproducible Activity Book
1995 - The Westing Game Reproducible Activity Book [Portals to Reading Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781563123252
ISBN-10: 1563123258
Genre: Children's Books
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The Westing Game
1992 - The Westing Game (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140349917
ISBN-10: 014034991X
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 35

Figgs and Phantoms
1992 - Figgs and Phantoms (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780590459617
ISBN-10: 0590459619
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 3

The Tattooed Potato and Other Clues
1990 - The Tattooed Potato and Other Clues [Plus S.] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780140327861
ISBN-10: 014032786X
Genres: Children's Books, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.
 1

Nothing Ever Happens on My Block
1989 - Nothing Ever Happens on My Block (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780440840688
ISBN-10: 0440840686
Genre: Children's Books
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Spectacles
1989 - Spectacles (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780440840268
ISBN-10: 0440840260
Genre: Children's Books
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The Westing Game A Puzzle Mystery
1984 - The Westing Game a Puzzle Mystery [An Avon Flare Book] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780380679911
ISBN-10: 0380679914
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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1979 - Tattooed Potato and Other Clues [Peacock Books] (Paperback)
1976 - 22 23 [Twenty Two Twenty Three] (Hardcover)
Alternative Assessment for the Westing Game [Alternative Assessment for Literature] (Paperback)