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Anne Ursu

Contact Info

Anne Ursu
1500 Englewood, CWP Main
Hamline University MS-A1730
1536 Hewitt Ave
St Paul, MN 55104

Anne Ursu

Writer in Residence

Contact Info

Anne Ursu
1500 Englewood, CWP Main
Hamline University MS-A1730
1536 Hewitt Ave
St Paul, MN 55104

Biography

Anne Ursu is the author of six middle grade fantasies. Her new book, The Lost Girl, has garnered three starred reviews before publication. The Real Boy won the Horace Mann Upstanders Award and was on the longlist for the 2013 National Book Award. Breadcrumbs, a contemporary retelling of "The Snow Queen," was named one of the best books of 2011 by Publishers Weekly, Amazon.com, School Library Journal, Bulletin for Center of Children's Books, and the Chicago Public Library. She is also the recipient of the 2013-2014 McKnight Fellowship in Children's Literature. 

Anne has been at Hamline since 2008. She lives in Minneapolis with her family and copious cats. 

Publications

The Lost Girl
Walden Pond Press/HarperCollins

The Real Boy
Walden Pond Press/HarperCollins

Breadcrumbs
Walden Pond Press/HarperCollins

The Shadow Thieves: Cronus Chronicles 1
Atheneum Books

The Siren Song: Cronus Chronicles 2
Atheneum Books

The Immortal Fire: Cronus Chronicles 3
Atheneum Books




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