Robert Cormier, American author and journalist (d. 2000) was born on January 17, 1925.

Robert Edmund Cormier was an American author and journalist, known for his deeply pessimistic novels, many of which were written for young adults. Recurring themes include abuse, mental illness, violence, revenge, betrayal, and conspiracy. In most of his novels, the protagonists do not win.

Robert Cormier, American author and journalist (d. 2000) was born on January 17, 1925.

January 17, 1925

Robert Cormier, American author and journalist (d. 2000) was born on January 17, 1925.

Robert Edmund Cormier was an American author and journalist, known for his deeply pessimistic novels, many of which were written for young adults. Recurring themes include abuse, mental illness, violence, revenge, betrayal, and conspiracy. In most of his novels, the protagonists do not win.