The children’s author Mary Stolz died at the age of 86. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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An American writer of children’s and young adult fiction, she is known for novels such as The Leftover Elf and Truth and Consequences. Her 1974 work, The Edge of Next Year, was a finalist for the National Book Award.
She was born in Massachusetts and raised in New York. In 1964, she married Thomas C. Jaleski.
Stolz died of natural causes, her son, William B. Stolz, said. The author of more than 60 books, Ms.