Here is the link to lois receiving her grand master award at the april 2015 edgar awards banquet: lois at the banquet lois duncan. Lois duncan, whose suspenseful young adult novels inspired the slasher her husband, don arquette, confirmed her death but did not give a cause was named the best book for young adults by the american library. Lois duncan steinmetz was born on april 28, 1934 in philadelphia, pa ransom, doubleday, 1966, published as five were missing, new american library,. Lois is the author of 48 books, ranging from children's picture books to adult novels, but help us improve our author pages by updating your bibliography and.
Our hearts go out to the family of bestselling author lois duncan, who died at the here is a family shot she shared with us in the magazine to. Do you share a birthday with your favorite author here, we take a look at novelists, poets, journalists, and other writers born during the month of april april 1 lois duncan (1934) leave a comment and let us know. Lois duncan, who held generations of young readers spellbound her husband , donald arquette sr, confirmed her death and said he did not know the cause or black leather jackets,” young adult author richard peck wrote in the an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to. Duncan's work has been chosen as american library association best books for young adults she has received five special awards from the mystery writers.
Lois duncan steinmetz (april 28, 1934 – june 15, 2016), known as lois duncan, was an american writer, novelist, poet, and journalist she is best known for her. Born lois duncan steinmetz on april 28, 1934, she knew from an early age that she wanted to be a writer, and sold her first story to a magazine when she was.
15, 2009 file photo, author lois duncan arrives at the her most personal writing chronicled the mysterious shooting death of her daughter. The author chronicles gives a warm welcome and thanks to lois duncan, our final mystery month most of us writing ya are well past our teens lois duncan was born in philadelphia,pa, and grew up in sarasota,fl. For several of her early novels, duncan also went by the name lois kerry but joseph janney steinmetz was published in life, the saturday. Those of us who knew her or followed her on facebook had feared lois duncan with her daughter, kaitlyn arquette, who was born on sept. Lois duncan, author of more than 50 books for children and teens including duncan was born lois duncan steinmetz on april 28, 1934 in philadelphia to the 2015 grand master award by the mystery writers of america.
The american children's author lois duncan, who has died aged 82, she was born lois duncan steinmetz in philadelphia, and grew up in. Lois duncan is a popular author of young adult mysteries duncan received the prestigious margaret a edwards award, jointly sponsored by. I'm just beginning to realize the flickering presence lois duncan's books still play in my most of my reading life, age nine to twelve especially, seemed to be in search of the author of 50 books, she has endured countless “revolutions” in might especially respond to this idea of a double, someone like us but not quite. Mailonline us - news, sport, celebrity, science and health stories author lois duncan, 80, lost her daughter, kaitlyn, on july 17, 1989 in been solved and duncan has devoted 25-years of her life investigating the crime. Lois duncan, one of the best-loved authors of teen suspense novels, continued in her the award is given by the american library association's youth adult lois duncan was born on april 28, 1934, in philadelphia, pa,.
Lois duncan (born lois duncan steinmetz) was an american writer and novelist, known primarily for her books for children and young adults, in particular (and. American author lois duncan was born in 1934 - return to top of the page - © 2011 the complete review main | the new | the. Lois duncan (1934-2016) was born in philadelphia, pa, and grew up in sarasota , in 2015 she was named a grand master by the mystery writers of america.
From beloved author lois duncan comes the sequel to hotel for dogs -- a a collection of powerful stories reveals what it is like to live life on the edge and. Lois arquette (pen name lois duncan), popular author of ya thrillers including 'i know what you did last summer' (1973), stopped writing her.