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Madeleine Roux


Madeleine Roux

Madeleine Roux is the author of ALLISON HEWITT IS TRAPPED and SADIE WALKER IS STRANDED, in addition to the New York Times bestselling Asylum series. She is a Minnesota native and proud graduate of Beloit College. Madeleine lives and works in California.

Books by Madeleine Roux

by Madeleine Roux - Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Horror, Young Adult 14+
After the frightful events of last autumn, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton has settled into her role as a maid at Coldthistle House, but she has not settled into what that means for her humanity. As Louisa struggles to figure out whether she is worthy of redemption, the devilish Mr. Morningside plans a fete --- one that will bring new guests to Coldthistle House. From wicked humans to Upworlders, angelic beings who look down upon Mr. Morningside’s monstrous staff, all are armed with their own brand of self-righteous justice.
by Madeleine Roux - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Horror, Young Adult 12+

Seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton is thrilled to find employment as a maid at a boarding house. But soon after her arrival at Coldthistle House, Louisa begins to realize that the house’s mysterious owner, Mr. Morningside, is providing much more than lodging for his guests. The house is a place of judgment and Mr. Morningside and his unusual staff are meant to execute their own justice on those who are past being saved. Louisa begins to fear for a young man named Lee who is not like the other guests. He is charismatic and kind, and Louisa knows that it may be up to her to save him from an untimely judgment.

by Madeleine Roux - Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult 13+

Enter the twisted world of Madeleine Roux’s New York Times bestselling Asylum series with this bone-chilling box set. In ASYLUM,16-year-old Dan discovers that his summer-program dorm used to be a psychiatric hospital --- and that it is filled with dark secrets. In SANCTUM, when Dan, Abby and Jordan receive anonymous photos of an old carnival inviting them back to the asylum, they return to end the nightmare once and for all. In CATACOMB, the three friends embark on a senior road trip to New Orleans, but with a mysterious group known as the Bone Artists are on their trail.

by Madeleine Roux - Horror, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller, Young Adult 13+

In this terrifying prequel novel to the New York Times bestselling Asylum series, a teen is wrongfully committed to the Brookline psychiatric hospital and must find a way out --- before he becomes the next victim of the evil warden’s experiments. With the page-turning suspense and unsettling found photographs from real asylums that led Publishers Weekly to call Asylum “a strong YA debut,” ESCAPE FROM ASYLUM Is perfect for fans of Miss Peregrine's HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN.

by Madeleine Roux - Fiction, Horror, Thriller
Senior year is finally over. After all they’ve been through, Dan, Abby, and Jordan are excited to take one last road trip together. But on their way to visit Jordan’s uncle in New Orleans, the three friends notice that a black muscle car appears to be following them. Then Dan starts receiving phone messages from someone he didn’t expect to hear from again --- someone who died last Halloween. As the strange occurrences escalate, Dan is forced to accept that everything that has happened to him in the past year may not be a coincidence, but fate --- a fate that ties Dan to a group called the Bone Artists, who have a sinister fascination with notorious killers of the past.
by Madeleine Roux - Fiction, Horror, Thriller

Dan, Abby, and Jordan remain traumatized by the summer they shared in the Brookline asylum. Much as they'd love to move on, someone is determined to keep the terror alive, sending the teens photos of an old-timey carnival, with no note and no name. Forsaking their plan never to go back, the teens return to New Hampshire College under the guise of a weekend for prospective students, and there they realize that the carnival from the photos is not only real, it's here on campus, apparently for the first time in many years.

by Madeleine Roux - Fiction, Thriller, Young Adult 14+

Enter the ASYLUM and uncover why Dan and new friends Abby and Jordan, three teens attending a summer program for gifted students, think that they’re linked to the dark and twisted past of the former sanatorium serving as their dorm.