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Original Essays | February 4, 2014 1 comment
I was hiking a five-day loop — alone — in the Rocky Mountains when I rounded the switchback and saw a large body on the trail ahead. It... Continue »
Anne UrsuDescribe your latest project.
In The Shadow Thieves, Greek myths are real but nobody knows it, least of all thirteen-year-old Charlotte and her cousin Zee. But they're about to find out. A very evil demigod named Phil wants to overthrow King Hades and rule the Underworld, and to make an army he is stealing and enchanting children's shadows. When Charlotte and Zee become ensnared in Phil's diabolical plan, it will be up to them to journey down to the Underworld and save everyone living and dead before it is too late.
The Shadow Thieves is the first book in a trilogy that will take Charlotte and Zee from the Underworld to Poseidon's sea to Mount Olympus.
What fictional character would you like to be your friend, and why?
Introduce one other author/illustrator you think people should read, and suggest a good book by him/her.
What was your favorite story as a child?
What is your idea of bliss?
Describe your pets.
Why do you write books for kids?