Jul 16, 2018
By Andy Johnson
Zoomers who grew up reading “Stig of the Dump” will be saddened by word that the author, Clive King has died.
“Stig of the Dump” is about a boy who discovers a cave-boy living at the bottom of a chalk pit. It sold more than 2-million copies has has never been out of print since it was published in 1963.
King’s other works include “Hamid of Aleppo,” “The Twenty-Two Letters, “The Town that Went South” and “Snakes and Snakes.”
The English author is survived by his wife and three Children.
Clive King was 94.