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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Lindsay N. Currie  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Young Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Currie graduated from Knox College and currently resides in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Lindsay Currie is a member of the SCBWI, the YA Scream Queens, the Horror Writers Association, and OneFourKidLit, a community of authors who made debuts in 2014.


The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street

-- Nominee, Mark Twain Award, Missouri, 2019/2020
-- Nominee, RICBA, Rhode Island, 2019/2020
-- Nominee, Young Hoosier Award, Indiana, 2019/2020
-- Nominee, Children's Choice Award, Iowa, 2019/2020
-- Nominee, Young Panda Award, China, 2019/2020

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Creed /
ISBN: 0738740802. OCLC Number: 868649125

. .

When their car breaks down, Dee, her boyfriend Luke, and his brother Mike walk through a winter storm to take refuge in a nearby deserted town called Purity Springs, but in the morning they see the town is populated with a deadly cult and find themselves at the mercy of the charismatic leader, Elijah Hawkins.

Hardwired /
ISBN: 0738742260. OCLC Number: 900594973

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After several months in a government facility undergoing psychological testing related to his "warrior gene," seventeen-year-old Lucas has been approved to return to normal life--but decides instead to go back into the facility to save a prisoner and reveal what is truly going on there.

Sweet madness /
ISBN: 1440588945. OCLC Number: 907147986

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Bridget Sullivan, a maid in the Borden household, describes the events leading up to the murder of Andrew Borden and his second wife, and how the youngest daughter, Lizzie, was put on trial for the crime.

The peculiar incident on Shady Street /
ISBN: 1481477056. OCLC Number: 972284675

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When lights start flickering and temperatures suddenly drop, twelve-year-old Tessa Woodward, sensing her new house may be haunted, recruits some new friends to help her unravel the mystery of who or what is trying to communicate with her and why.--Provided by Publisher.