Books by Maureen Johnson

THE MADNESS UNDERNEATH by Maureen Johnson
Released: Feb. 26, 2013

"The London minutiae are utterly engaging, the villains satisfyingly weird and numerous. And there is kissing. (Supernatural thriller. 12 & up)"
A double or triple pun in the title resonates throughout the creepy, clever and ambiguous second volume in the Shades of London series, following The Name of the Star (2011). Read full book review >
THE NAME OF THE STAR by Maureen Johnson
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"Nice touches about friendship, kissing, research and the way a boy's curls might touch his collar fully integrate with a clear-eyed look at a pitiless killer. (Supernatural thriller. 12-18)"
A clever, scary, little-bit-sexy beginning to a series that takes Louisiana teen Rory to London. Read full book review >
THE LAST LITTLE BLUE ENVELOPE by Maureen Johnson
ADVENTURE
Released: April 26, 2011

Ginny Blackstone returns for another delightfully madcap adventure in Europe in this follow-up to Thirteen Little Blue Envelopes (2005). Read full book review >

SCARLETT FEVER by Maureen Johnson
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Feb. 1, 2010

The sequel measures well above its predecessor in this hilarious follow-up to Suite Scarlett (2008), which first introduced the eccentric, New York-dwelling Martin family. Read full book review >

FICTION
Released: Sept. 11, 2008

Three top authors of teen fiction join forces for a collection of linked novellas set in the same small town in North Carolina on Christmas Eve. Read full book review >

SUITE SCARLETT by Maureen Johnson
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 1, 2008

On her 15th birthday, Scarlett Martin receives the key to one of the shabby-but-elegant suites in her eccentric family's aging Manhattan hotel. Read full book review >

GIRL AT SEA by Maureen Johnson
FICTION
Released: June 1, 2007

According to the text in this complex, near-ethereal exploration of a teen girl's inner awakenings, 17-year-old closed-mouthed Clio has quite a history behind her, including world travel, a bestselling video game named Dive! and a strange tattoo. Read full book review >

DEVILISH by Maureen Johnson
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2006

Feisty, rebellious and exceptionally smart, Jane would appear to be the last student at her strict Catholic high school to join in a fight with real demons from Hell. Read full book review >

13 LITTLE BLUE ENVELOPES by Maureen Johnson
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

Aunt Peg was full of wonder, and 17-year-old Ginny always felt more interesting around her. Read full book review >

THE BERMUDEZ TRIANGLE by Maureen Johnson
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

Warm, humorous, and smoothly readable story of three girls who've been friends forever. Read full book review >

THE KEY TO THE GOLDEN FIREBIRD by Maureen Johnson
FICTION
Released: June 1, 2004

This affecting story, of three teenaged sisters coping with their father's sudden death, centers around May, the middle, brainy one. Read full book review >