Julie Cross

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General Information

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Name: Julie Cross

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction

Born: 1980 in Heidelberg, Germany

Facebook - Julie: www.facebook.com/FansOfJulieCross

Facebook - The Tempest: www.facebook.com/TempestSeries

Blog: juliecross.blogspot.com/

Twitter: twitter.com/Juliecross1980

Email: Juliecross1 (at) live (dot) com

Photo Credit: Christian Doellner

Illinois Connection

Cross lives in Champaign, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Julie Cross was a YMCA Gymnastics Program Director, which means she worked with lots of teenagers, who help to inspire the characters she created, last year she retired to write full time. Tempest is her first novel for young adults.

Published Works

  • Tempest, St. Martin's Griffin, 2012
  • Vortex: A Tempest Novel, St. Martin's Griffin, 2013
  • Letters to Nowhere, CreateSpace, 2013
  • Timestorm: A Tempest Novel, St. Martin's Griffin, 2014
  • Whatever Life Throws at You, Entangled, 2014
  • Halfway Perfect, Sourcebooks Fire, 2015 - written with Mark Perini
  • You Before Anyone Else, Sourcebooks Fire, 2016 - written with Mark Perini
  • Chasing Truth, Entangled, 2016
  • Off the Ice, Entangled, 2017

Titles at Your Library

Vortex: A Tempest Novel (The Tempest Trilogy)

ISBN: 1250044782
Release Date: 2013-12-31

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Letters to Nowhere

ISBN: 149293528X
Release Date: 2013-08-01

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Timestorm: A Tempest Novel (The Tempest Trilogy)

ISBN: 0312568916
Release Date: 2014-01-28

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Whatever Life Throws at You (Entangled Teen)

ISBN: 1622664043
Release Date: 2014-10-07

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You Before Anyone Else

ISBN: 1492604925
Release Date: 2016-08-02

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Chasing Truth (Eleanor Ames Series)

ISBN: 1633755096
Release Date: 2016-09-27

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Off the Ice (Juniper Falls)

ISBN: 1633756556
Release Date: 2017-02-28

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Literary Awards


  • Starred Review, Kirkus
  • 2016 ILLINOIS READS Book

Letters to Nowhere

  • RITA Finalist, 2014

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

For Interview Requests email: Rachel.Ekstrom (at) stmartins (dot) com

External Links

Julie Cross on WorldCat


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