Books by Carol Plum-Ucci

FOLLOWING CHRISTOPHER CREED by Carol Plum-Ucci
FICTION
Released: Sept. 5, 2011

"Finally, what of Christopher Creed himself? Fans will have to slog through 400+ pages to spot the subtle and not-so-subtle clues that lead to the truth in this sort-of thriller. (Mystery. 12 & up)"
Ghosts, dead bodies, dark secrets and bad energy still lurk in Steepleton, N.J., the boondocks town made famous by the disappearance of high-school loser Christopher Creed. Read full book review >
FIRE WILL FALL by Carol Plum-Ucci
FANTASY
Released: May 1, 2010

"A must-read, all-too-contemporary page-turner. (Thriller. 14 & up)"
It's spring of 2002, and the horrendous images of 9/11 remain all too vivid. Read full book review >
STREAMS OF BABEL by Carol Plum-Ucci
FICTION
Released: May 1, 2008

"Plum-Ucci takes the incredible and makes it all too believable. (Fiction. YA)"
It's February, 2002, in Trinity Falls, N.J., a sleepy little suburban town south of New York City. Read full book review >
THE NIGHT MY SISTER WENT MISSING by Carol Plum-Ucci
Released: Nov. 1, 2006

"However, Plum-Ucci's mastery at intensifying their observations into something dire and ominous speeds the plot along and should keep readers wondering just how this convoluted mystery will wrap up. (Fiction. YA)"
Shots fired from a gun passed hand-to-hand around a group of teens on a rickety dock are blamed for the disappearance and possible death of Casey Carmody, the impulsive younger sister of Kurt, the popular member of the in-crowd. Read full book review >
THE SHE by Carol Plum-Ucci
ADVENTURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2003

"A seagoing thriller. (Fiction. YA)"
Evan's parents died in a tragic accident at sea eight years before he's asked to visit Gray Shailey at the "nuthouse" as part of a helping-hands program; she's been involved in a boating accident, too. Read full book review >
WHAT HAPPENED TO LANI GARVER by Carol Plum-Ucci
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"Successfully raising many valid issues, this should appeal to teens from the popular to the marginalized. (Fiction. YA)"
Plum-Ucci seems to be establishing a pattern: disaffected teen with a mysterious past moves into a cliquish, closed community and shows them the errors of their superficial ways. Read full book review >
THE BODY OF CHRISTOPHER CREED by Carol Plum-Ucci
FICTION
Released: May 1, 2000

Plum-Ucci makes a memorable fiction debut with this soapy tale of a teenager's disappearance from a small New Jersey town asimmer with dirty secrets. Read full book review >