• CWP Anne Ursu

    Anne Ursu


    Anne Ursu is the author of five middle grade fantasies as well as two novels for adults. Her most recent book, 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 son and copious cats.

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  • Accomplishments


    The Real Boy
    Walden Pond Press

    Walden Pond Press

    The Shadow Thieves: Cronus Chronicles 1
    Atheneum Books 

    The Siren Song: Cronus Chronicles 2
    Atheneum Books 

    The Immortal Fire: Cronus Chronicles 3
    Atheneum Books