"The Wave". New York: Dell Publishing.
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Sometimes when I visit a school a kid will ask me if I ever regret becoming a writer or if there is another career I wish I'd tried. One thing about being a writer is that you can have as many careers as you want. In the past year, for instance, I have dived for sunken treasure, gone into the Federal Witness Protection program, and become a lawyer and a professional model. Of course, I didn't ...
A successful freelance writer for young adults, Strasser has worked as a reporter with the Times Herald Record of Middletown, New York, an advertising copywriter, an Esquire magazine researcher, a fortune cookie company entrepreneur, and author of novelizations for movies such as Ferris Bueller's Day Off
(1986) and Pink Cadillac
(1989). He was married in 1981 and has two children.