Individual Author Record
Name: Kate Hannigan IssaPen Name: Kate Hannigan Genre: Non-Fiction Audience: Children; Born:
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E-Mail: -- Kate@TheGoodFunBook.com
Illinois ConnectionIssa lives in Hyde Park.
Biographical and Professional InformationKate Hannigan Issa grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In college, she studied journalism which led her to work for newspapers on both coasts and Texas before settling in Chicago. Issa still loves researching and writing but now does it for her blog and middle-grade books. She has written the ''Cupcake Cousins'' series and the historical novel ''The Detective's Assistant''.
- Written under the name Kate Hannigan Issa
- The Good Fun Book:..., Blue Marlin, 2010 - written with Karen DuncanWritten under the name Kate Hannigan'Cupcake Cousins Series:'
- Cupcake Cousins, Disney-Hyperion, 2014
- Summer Showers, Disney-Hyperion, 2015
- Winter Wonders, Disney-Hyperion, 2016Stand Alone Title:
- The Detective's Assistant, Little, Brown, 2015
Selected Titles At Your Library
The good fun! book :
ISBN: 0979291852. OCLC Number: Blue Marlin Publications,. West Bay Shore, NY :. ©2010. Suggests twelve parties and activities that help young children engage in their communities while having a good time, including a party to help animals and a gathering to collect sports equipment for children in need.
Cupcake cousins /
ISBN: 1423178300. OCLC Number: . . During a family vacation at Lake Michigan, nine-year-old cousins Willow and Delia, desperate to avoid being flower girls in their aunt's wedding, try to demonstrate that they would do better as chefs for the reception.
Summer showers /
ISBN: 1484716620. OCLC Number: . . "Cousins Willow and Delia return to the kitchen as their family welcomes a new baby in the second book in the illustrated Cupcake Cousins series"--
Winter wonders /
ISBN: 1484716639. OCLC Number: . . "Cousins Willow and Delia must save the day when a blizzard threatens to ruin Cat and Mr. Henry's wedding in the third book in the illustrated Cupcake Cousins series"--
The detective's assistant /
ISBN: 0316403512. OCLC Number: . . Eleven-year-old Nell Warne arrives on her aunt's doorstep lugging a heavy sack of sorrows. If her Aunt Kate rejects her, it's the miserable Home for the Friendless. Luckily, canny Nell makes herself indispensable to Aunt Kate ... and not just by helping out with household chores. For Aunt Kate is the first-ever female detective employed by the legendary Pinkerton Detective Agency. And Nell has a knack for the kind of close listening and bold action that made Pinkerton detectives famous in Civil War-era America. With huge, nation-changing events simmering in the background, Nell uses skills new and old to uncover truths about her past and solve mysteries in the present.