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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.

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

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Title: A Family Apart (The Orphan Train Adventures Series #1), Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Nightmare, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: The Name of the Game Was Murder, 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: Search for the Shadowman, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: In the Face of Danger (The Orphan Train Adventures Series #3), Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: The Seance, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: A Dangerous Promise, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: A Place to Belong (The Orphan Train Adventures Series #4), Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: A Deadly Game of Magic, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: The Other Side of Dark, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: The Dark and Deadly Pool, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Circle of Love, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Lucy's Wish, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Keeping Secrets, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Maria's Story: 1773 (Colonial Williamsburg: Young Americans Series), Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Ellis Island: Three Novels, Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Title: Land of Hope (Ellis Island Series #1), Author: Joan Lowery Nixon

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