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A poet since age two, she now pens historical and young adult fiction.

Joan Lowery Nixon (1927—2003) was an American journalist and author, specializing in historical fiction and mystery books for children and young adults. Some of her popular books include The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore, the Orphan Train Adventures series, and The Other Side of Dark, the last of which was adapted into a television movie entitled Awake to Danger (1995). Nixon won four Edgar Allan Poe Awards from the Mystery Writers of America, and had five additional nominations. She died in 2003 of pancreatic cancer.

A Dangerous Promise
Lucy's Wish
Land of Dreams
Land of Promise
In The Face of Danger
A Place to Belong
Caught in the Act
Ellis Island: Three Novels
Circle of Love
Land of Hope
Keeping Secrets
A Family Apart
The Stalker
The Name of the Game Was Murder
Shadowmaker

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Title: A Family Apart (The Orphan Train Adventures Series #1), Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Maria's Story: 1773 (Colonial Williamsburg: Young Americans Series), Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Caught in the Act (The Orphan Train Adventures Series), Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: If You Were a Writer, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
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Title: Ghost Town: Seven Ghostly Stories, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Nightmare, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Circle of Love, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Search for the Shadowman, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: A Place to Belong, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: A Dangerous Promise, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: The Other Side of Dark, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: The Seance, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Lucy's Wish, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: A Deadly Game of Magic, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: In The Face of Danger, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Keeping Secrets, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: The Dark and Deadly Pool, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Don't Scream, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: A Candidate for Murder, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon

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