Entry updated 11 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1926-2002) US author of novels for adult and Young Adult readerships, best known for The Warlord (1983) which, like most of his work, is an historical fiction. Of genre interest are Cave Beyond Time (1980), whose orphaned, 15-year-old protagonist Time Travels from an Arizona archaeological dig to three different ancient eras, where he undergoes rites of passage into acceptance of his maturing self; and Mister Touch (1991), whose protagonists trek across a Post-Holocaust America still disabled from the effects of a savage viral epidemic. [JC]
Malcolm Joseph Bosse Jr
born Cleveland, Michigan: 6 May 1926
died New York: 3 May 2002
- Cave Beyond Time (New York: Thomas Y Crowell, 1980) [hb/]
- Mister Touch (Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991) [hb/Paul Bacon]
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