Sharon Fiffer

From Illinois Authors
Jump to: navigation, search

General Information

Name: Sharon Fiffer

Pen Name: Sharon Sloan Fiffer

Genres: Non-Fiction, Mystery






Illinois Connection

Fiffer lives in the Chicago area. She grew up in Kankakee, Illinois and has taught at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Barat College and Northwestern University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Fiffer has taught in the Writing Programs/English Departments of the University of Illinois at Chicago, Barat College and Northwestern University.

Published Works

  • Imagining America: Paul Thai’s Journey From The Killing Fields to Freedom, Paragon House, 1991
  • Fifty Ways To Help Your Community: A Handbook for Change, Main Street Books, 1994 - written with Steve Fiffer
  • Killer Stuff, Minotaur Books, 2001
  • Dead Guys Stuff, Minotaur Books, 2002
  • Wrong Stuff, Minotaur Books, 2003
  • Buried Stuff, Minotaur Books, 2005
  • Hollywood Stuff, Minotaur Books, 2006
  • Scary Stuff, Minotaur Books, 2009
  • Backstage Stuff, Minotaur Books, 2011
  • Lucky Stuff, Minotaur Books, 2012

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Imagining America: Paul Thai's Journey from the Killing Fields of Cambodia to Freedom in the U.S.A.

ISBN: 1557783268
Release Date: 1991-09

Find on World Cat

Killer Stuff (Jane Wheel Mysteries, No. 1)

ISBN: 0312983700
Release Date: 2002-09-16

Find on World Cat

Hollywood Stuff (Jane Wheel Mysteries, No. 5)

ISBN: 031234306X
Release Date: 2006-05-30

Find on World Cat

Scary Stuff (Jane Wheel Mysteries)

ISBN: 0312387784
Release Date: 2009-09-29

Find on World Cat

Backstage Stuff (Jane Wheel Mysteries)

ISBN: 0312609795
Release Date: 2011-01-04

Find on World Cat

Literary Awards

IAC Literacy Award for a short story that was published in Ascent Magazine in 1986. Fellowship in fiction from the Illinois Arts Council.

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

If you would like Sharon to read, sign, speak at your library, bookstore or event, contact: Sarah Melnyk @ Minotaur Books

External Links

Sharon Fiffer on WorldCat

Sharon Fiffer on Amazon


This page can only be edited by Illinois Center for the Book staff, this author or this author's representatives. Please contact us for access.