Find the best quotes by Robert Cormier.
I take real people and put them in extraordinary situations.
I’ve had aunts and uncles who not only haven’t read my books but could hardly believe that I was a writer.
I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t trying to get something down on paper.
I simply write with an intelligent reader in mind. I don’t think about how old they are.
You seldom get a censorship attempt from a 14-year-old boy. It’s the adults who get upset.
My dream was to be known as a writer and to be able to produce at least one book that would be read by people.…
All the stories I’ll ever need are right here on Main Street.
The beautiful part of writing is that you don’t have to get it right the first time, unlike, say, a brain surgeon. You can always…
There are no taboos. Every topic is open, however shocking. It is the way that the topics are handled that’s important, and that applies whether…
I had my bully, and it was excruciating. Not only the bully, but the intimidation I felt.
I have always had a sense that we are all pretty much alone in life, particularly in adolescence.
Family life was wonderful. The streets were bleak. The playgrounds were bleak. But home was always warm. My mother and father had a great relationship.…
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